Friday, August 10, 2007

Thirty-Eight Things About Me (updated, 3 August 2008)

Friday, August 10, 2007
  • I am skeptic about the idea of happily ever after.
  • Liver makes me puke.
  • I live alone but I look forward to going home to my family in Cavite.
  • I never leave the house without war paint (read: make-up) on.
  • It has been more than a year since I heard mass.
  • I graduated cum laude but all of my friends can attest that I am one stupid person.
  • I make a list of everything – things to buy, things to do, things not to do, books to read, everything.
  • I pay bills the moment I receive them.
  • My closest friends call me Jill; some call me Anj or Angie; my officemates call me Miss A.
  • My twelve-year old sister, Nica, is my most ardent fashion critic.
  • Coffee has become a matutinal necessity for me.
  • I love old movies and I hate those that involve aliens and explosions.
  • I can barely see without my contact lenses on.
  • I have 23 pairs of shoes.
  • I read the online versions of the Philippine Daily Inquirer and the New York Times everyday.
  • I dream of becoming a classical pianist and winning the Nobel Prize in Economics.
  • It takes me 532 steps from my flat to the office, door to door.
  • I have been using the same mobile phone for four years now.
  • I’ve spent one unforgettable day exploring the Sumaguing Cave in Sagada.
  • I have never voted.
  • Daddo is and will always be the love of my life.
  • I keep a daily record all my expenses.
  • I am not affiliated with any group but one – the pilak circle of trust.
  • I have been in school for 23 years now and still counting!
  • I’ve walked ten kilometers all the way to the peak of Mt. Sto. Tomas.
  • I’ll be turning 31 years old five months from now.
  • I am a book worm and a couch potato.
  • I am five feet tall with a shoe size of 5.5.
  • It takes me six hours of travel time to attend my class every Saturday.
  • I find Raul Gonzales appalling and Russell Crowe appealing.
  • Incessant noise makes my blood boil.
  • I try not to be but I’m a high maintenance girl.
  • I have a thing for events, people and things that glow with the patina of a bygone era.
  • I do not know how to swim.
  • Listening to Bach's Cello Suites makes me concentrate.
  • I'm into cooking shows.
  • I've never been anywhere outside the Philippines (but i will be, soon!)

3 comments:

marts said...

Touche, Jill!

kayni said...

Who is Tom? You sound awesome!

Angeli said...

Thanks so much Kayni.. :) Tom was my significant other for more than three years. Then he broke my heart. Now I'm still trying to come to terms with what has happened.

 
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