Another 50 things about me
Frank Sinatra once, long ago, released an album titled;
“Some Nice Things I Missed Along the Way”
If that was good enough for the great Francis Albert
It’s certainly good enough for me,
So I’m going to add to my 100 things list!
(which you can find listed on the sidebar.)
101 ~ I am a lover of the game of
Australian Rules Football
102 ~ Some will argue it’s far more than a game,
I’m happy enough to call it a game.
103 ~ As an offshoot to this, I am a staunch supporter of
104 ~ I am strongly supportive of any Australian team or
individual no matter what the event.
105 ~ I have a love for the game of cricket on the elite
level, “elite level” usually includes
106 ~ I love to Blog.
107 ~ If you don’t know what that is click;
108 ~ I love my recently formed circle of blog friends.
109 ~ I used to love camping; now I love comfort.
110 ~ I still love nature, but at a more sedate pace.
111 ~ As I rapidly approach 70 I cannot believe it.
112 ~ I still “THINK” 45/50…. Well, younger anyway!
113 ~ My body can’t believe I’m that dumb.
114 ~ I am a Gemini; this seems to be a problem to
115 ~ If I was a Leo, (or any other star sign)
that would probably be a problem to someone.
116 ~ My Mum died aged 76 in 1977
117 ~ My Dad died aged 90 in 2002
118 ~ I hope I got most of my genes from Dad.
119 ~ Did I mention that I love to blog?
120 ~ My memory isn’t as good as it was.
121 ~ I am a VERY emotional type
122 ~ I blubber at sad or happy movies, or when I
hear or pass on sad or “nice” news.
123 ~ Sad seems sorta normal, but why the hell
blubber at “nice”??
124 ~ I have a strange sense of humor, this is
sometimes miss-interpreted as sarcasm.
125 ~ Sometimes it is sarcasm.
126 ~ I love “Bush Poetry” especially by
127 ~ I write a little bit of poetry, not like
128 ~ I’m not overweight, I’m under tall, with my
waist measurement I should be 7 feet tall.
129 ~ Did I mention that I love blogging?
130 ~ My memory isn’t as good as it was.
131 ~ I am a total wuss where doctors are concerned.
132 ~ Hi George, he’s my doctor, well he might blog!
How the hell would I know?
133 ~ “I cook to live,” as distinct from, “I live to cook.”
134 ~ I love to
pig out dine at an “all you can eat for
$8.00 eatery,” then have a diet Coke to salve
135 ~ I have a fantasy of taking my 3 sons, 1 son in law
and 3 of my grandsons to an “all you can eat” and
putting a Pizza Hut out of business.
136 ~ I enjoy the company of my extended family,
I regret not having kept closer contact.
137 ~ I was a skinny youth, I am no longer skinny,
the problem is my “big stomach bones.”
138 ~ I used to be 5’ 11” tall, I’m now shorter than
that, but I’m not saying by how much.
139 ~ My memory isn’t as good as it was.
140 ~ I miss my parents very much,
especially my Dad.
141 ~ My favourite TV show is “House MD”
142 ~ I don’t watch reality TV shows, however I do watch
a few lifestyle shows
143 ~ I have a very large collection of CDs
144 ~ I also have a large collection of DVDs
145 ~ I have lots of books, a lot of which I haven’t read yet,
may not live long enough to get through them all?
146 ~ I really enjoy Western movies, both old and new.
147 ~ Some of my favourite movie stars are:
John Wayne, Marilyn Monroe, Sandra Bullock,
Sean Connery, Meg Ryan, Humphrey Bogart,
Goldie Hawn, Susan Sarandon, the list could go
148 ~ Same could be said about my favourite movies:
On Golden Pond, Fonda & Hepburn.
The Dirty Harry Series, Clint Eastwood.
Dances with wolves, Kevin Costner.
A Fish Called Wanda, John Cleese, Jamie Lee Curtis.
When Harry Met Sally, Meg Ryan, Billy Crystal.
True Grit, John Wayne, Glen Campbell.
Thelma and Louise, Susan Sarandon, Geena Davis.
149 ~ This has been harder to do than the 100 list.
150 ~ Did I mention that I love blogging?