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The bolded ones apply to me.


01. Bought everyone in the bar a drink
02. Swam with wild dolphins
03. Climbed a mountain (“Old Rag” in the Blue Ridge. I’m still sore, just thinking about it. And NOW I have hiking boots. :eye roll:)
04. Taken a Ferrari for a test drive
05. Been inside the Great Pyramid
06. Held a tarantula. (No. Freaking. Way. With my arachnophobia? :-@)
07. Taken a candlelit bath with someone.
08. Said “I love you” and meant it. (Too many times to count. :-)
09. Hugged a tree. (I climbed ‘em a lot when I was little. To my parents’ horror. They don’t know how often I climbed trees not in the backyard.)
10. Bungee jumped (Again. No. Freaking Way.)
11. Visited Paris
12. Watched a lightning storm at sea
13. Stayed up all night long and saw the sun rise.
14. Seen the Northern Lights.
15. Gone to a huge sports game. (I did see a Redskins game at RFK stadium long time ago. Couldn’t keep track of where the ball was, and ended up watching as much of it on the little TV that the fan sitting in front of me had.)
16. Walked the stairs to the top of the leaning Tower of Pisa. (Never been to It-lee)
17. Grown and eaten your own vegetables (Herbs, too.)
18. Touched an iceberg
19. Slept under the stars (And isn’t that what we do every day? ;-)
20. Changed a baby’s diaper
21. Taken a trip in a hot air balloon. (Almost went to the Long Branch Wine and Balloon Festival this year. )
22. Watched a meteor shower
23. Gotten drunk on champagne
24. Given more than you can afford to charity. (Not unless you count being in debt, as in, large credit card balance, but still gave.)
25. Looked up at the night sky through a telescope (That reminds me, we need to get our telescope back from a friend of Mr. Mo’s
26. Had an uncontrollable giggling fit at the worst possible moment. (I've definitely gotten the giggles before, but not at a really bad or inappropriate time, thank God.)
27. Had a food fight (Participated in high school once.)
28. Bet on a winning horse
29. Asked out a stranger
30. Had a snowball fight
31. Screamed as loudly as you possibly can (Oh yeah. In the middle of the street when I was a wee bairn. My next door neighbor and I would scream in unison and hear that weird "third" screech. Don't know what I'm talking about? You'd have to be a girl, or a young lad before your voice changed, to get the effect. At least I think it only works with high-pitched screams.)
32. Held a lamb
33. Seen a total eclipse
34. Ridden a roller coaster (Many times. But I refuse to ride “Superman: Ride of Steel” at Six Flags.)
35. Hit a home run (Playing softball, yes.)
36. Danced like a fool and not cared who was looking
37. Adopted an accent for an entire day (I was so silly in Ireland, I talked like the “Lucky Charms” Leprechaun a lot. Not in front of the natives, however.)
38. Actually felt happy about your life, even for just a moment (Many times. I have a lot to be happy about.)
39. Had two hard drives for your computer
40. Visited all 50 states
41. Taken care of someone who was drunk
42. Had amazing friends
43. Danced with a stranger in a foreign country
44. Watched wild whales
45. Stolen a sign. (I didn’t participate, but my friends stole a street sign, cuz it was one of the girl’s names.)
46. Backpacked in Europe
47. Taken a road-trip
48. Gone rock climbing(I have to count “Old Rag”, cuz there were huge rocks involved near the top.)
49. Midnight walk on the beach
50. Gone sky diving
51. Visited Ireland (Yep. For two weeks in 2000, a year before the Euro. Spent the first week in Limerick, drove the Ring of Kerry, met relatives in Clare, saw the Rock of Cashel, the Cliffs of Moher, and much more. Second week home base was in Cork. Or “Cark” as they pronounce it.)
52. Been heartbroken longer than you were actually in love.
53. In a restaurant, sat at a stranger’s table and had a meal with them
54. Visited Japan
55. Milked a cow
56. Alphabetized your CDs
57. Pretended to be a superhero. (As a kid, and also in H.S., when I was Supergirl at a Halloween party. I didn’t feel like a super girl, though. I hadn’t ever had anything to drink prior to that except a sip of champagne on New Year’s eve. Someone spiked the punch with grain alcohol, and I didn’t know it. I only had 2 ½ 8 oz. cupsful, but that was enough to make me sick as a dog. I had lost the ability to walk on my own, and two of my buddies were supporting me on either side, as I limped to the car. So I've definitely been on the receiving end of being taken care of while drunk. )
58. Sung karaoke (Yep. A couple of times at Nick’s Night Club in Alexandria. My buds probably thought I was nuts. Usually we’re on the dance floor out front with the band. Well, used to be. We don’t go there anymore. Too many poor management decisions.)
59. Lounged around in bed all day
60. Played touch football (Flag and tackle, too.)
61. Gone scuba diving
62. Kissed in the rain
63. Played in the mud (Mud wrestling, anyone? ;-)
64. Played in the rain
65. Gone to a drive-in theater (Only cuz I’m old enough to have gone, when they had them around here.)
66. Visited the Great Wall of China
67. Started a business (Sold Partylite candles for about a year.)
68. Fallen in love and not had your heart broken
69. Toured ancient sites (In Ireland, Lough Gur, and a couple of ring forts in the Kerry peninsula)
70. Taken a martial arts class
71. Played D&D for more than 6 hours straight (LOL! Not me, but Mr. Mo sure has! )
72. Gotten married (Yes. And been married only once, for 17 years now.)
73. Been in a movie (No, but I’ve done commercials as Princess Di.)
74. Crashed a party
75. Gotten divorced
76. Gone without food for 5 days
77. Made cookies from scratch (A heckuva lot of times! I love to bake.)
78. Won first prize in a costume contest
79. Ridden a gondola in Venice. (Never been to It-lee)
80. Gotten a tattoo (No way. I refuse. Besides, hubs will think I’ve lost my mind. And he’d be right. )
81. Rafted the Snake River
82. Been on television news programs as an “expert”. (Nope. Hubs has, though.)
83. Got flowers for no reason
84. Performed on stage
85. Been to Las Vegas
86. Recorded music
87. Eaten shark (I forget what kind, but it was a steak, and was awesome.)
88. Kissed on the first date
89. Gone to Thailand
90. Bought a house
91. Been in a combat zone
92. Buried one/both of your parents
93. Been on a cruise ship
94. Spoken more than one language fluently
95. Performed in Rocky Horror (Well, in the audience, anyway.)
96. Raised children
97. Followed your favorite band/singer on tour
99. Taken an exotic bicycle tour in a foreign country
100. Picked up and moved to another city to just start over
101. Walked the Golden Gate Bridge
102. Sang loudly in the car, and didn’t stop when you knew someone was looking
103. Had plastic surgery
104. Survived an accident that you shouldn’t have survived (Not unless you cound the time when someone, uh, close to me flipped the car over into a ravine, and I wasn’t wearing a seat belt.)
105. Wrote articles for a large publication
106. Lost over 100 pounds
107. Held someone while they were having a flashback
108. Piloted an airplane
109. Touched a stingray
110. Broken someone’s heart
111. Helped an animal give birth
112. Won money on a T.V. game show
113. Broken a bone ( Broke my wittle toe, around this time last year.)
114. Gone on an African photo safari
115. Had a facial part pierced other than your ears
116. Fired a rifle, shotgun, or pistol (Yes, to all three, proud to say.)
117. Eaten mushrooms that were gathered in the wild
118. Ridden a horse
119. Had major surgery (Bunionectomies, requiring a lengthy hospital stay. )
120. Had a snake as a pet
121. Hiked to the bottom of the Grand Canyon
122. Slept for more than 30 hours over the course of 48 hours
123. Visited more foreign countries than U.S. states
124. Visited all 7 continents
125. Taken a canoe trip that lasted more than 2 days
126. Eaten kangaroo meat
127. Eaten sushi (And I hated it. I had yellowfin the evening I arrived in Miami for a Di gig. And sea urchin. It made me want to gag. The producer finally ordered a shrimp cocktail for me, but what I really wanted was a big ol’ greasy hamburger at that point.)
128. Had your picture in the newspaper (A few times.)
129. Changed someone’s mind about something you care deeply about
130. Gone back to school
131. Parasailed
132. Touched a cockroach
133. Eaten fried green tomatoes (I’ve wanted to. I have a couple of recipes.)
134. Read The Iliad - and the Odyssey (In high school.)
135. Selected one “important” author who you missed in school, and read (J.R.R. Tolkien, for one.)
136. Killed and prepared an animal for eating
137. Skipped all your school reunions
138. Communicated with someone without sharing a common spoken language
139. Been elected to public office
140. Written your own computer language
141. Thought to yourself that you’re living your dream
142. Had to put someone you love into hospice care (I didn't, personally, but was there a couple of days after Mom did.)
143. Built your own PC from parts
144. Sold your own artwork to someone who didn’t know you
145. Had a booth at a street fair
146. Dyed your hair (I used one of those spray-on kinds for Halloween once. Boy, was THAT a mistake! When I washed it out, I had orange streaks in my already-permanently lightened hair.)
147. Been a DJ
148. Shaved your head
149. Caused a car accident (If a little fender bender where I was at fault counts, then yes.)
150. Saved someone’s life

Saw it on Kim's blog.