A- Available or Single?
-Available nearly 24 hours a day, 7 days a week--but only to MizBubs.
B- Best Friend?
-I've got a few good friends, but I've been unbelievably lucky to marry my best friend. Sounds hokey, doesn't it? But it's true.
C- Cake or Pie?
-PIE! Sweet potato pie, pecan pie, lemon chess pie, strawberry rhubarb pie, apple pie...I could go on about pie like Forrest Gump about shrimp.
D- Drink of Choice?
-Water, lots of it. Followed closely by strong coffee, bourbon, sweet tea and nearly anything served in a festive tiki mug.
E- Essential Item?
-A gun and a smile.
F- Favorite Color?
G- Gummi Bears or worms?
-Probably the worms, if they're the really tart/sour kind.
-Louisville, Kentucky. I miss the south, and I can't wait to move somewhere below the Mason- Dixon line in the next few years.
-My entire life is one long indulgence. I can't even begin to list them.
J- January or February?
-January, I get to rest up from the holidays, it's a new year and I have a whole new crop of vacation days to use.
-Two daughters, both fine young women. I spend my time alternating between pride at how wonderful they've grown to be, and sadness that they increasingly have very full lives away from their parents, thank you.
L- Life is incomplete without?
-Adventures and bold failures.
M- Marriage date?
-June 21, the summer solstice.
N- Number of siblings?
-Two brothers. I am the oldest.
O- Oranges or apples?
-Apples. You can bake them in a pie, and one of the best smells in the world is apples frying in butter with some bourbon and cinnamon.
-Heights and falling, which is why I force myself to go on roller coasters.
Q- Favorite Quote?
”Only a country as mad as ours could be such a roaring success.”
-Norman Mailer, “Tough Guys Don't Dance”
R- Reasons to smile?
-Getting over on the Man.
-Summertime, and the living is easy.
T- Tag 3 people
-Miz Bubs, and anyone else with time to kill.
U- Unknown fact about me
-I am an art school dropout.
V- Vegetable you hate?
-None I can think of. Canned wax beans might come close.
W- Worst habit?
-Anger, procrastination, lack of follow-through, gluttony, sloth, profligacy.
X- X-rays you've had?
-Do MRI's and other imaging count? Dental, leg (broken fibula), hand (fractured 5th metacarpal), knees, and abdomen.
Y- Your favorite foods?
-Biscuits and sausage gravy, gumbo, pie, barbecue (PORK, not beef!), raw oysters, any hand- rolled sushi, damn near any kind of pasta, noodle or dumpling, whether it's Italian or Asian, anything soaked in butter, fried, heavily seasoned with garlic or bacon.
-Read the book, haven't seen the movie. I heard it's good.