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i actually like speaking in front of large crowds. freakish, eh?

i work crossword puzzles in ink.

i am the american nigella lawson. or maybe the american eddie izzard. can't decide, really.

i would be a really good mom, but i'm cool with being a really good aunt.

i am sometimes more perceptive than i would like to be.

i am fiercely loyal. sometimes, stupidly so.

i never play dumb. never.

i am way too hard on myself.

i am a change agent.

i sometimes cross that fine line between assertive and aggressive.

i am not afraid to tell people that i love them.

i am militantly pro-choice.

i am pro-adoption.

i know a little bit about alot of things.

i typically enjoy the company of men more than women.

i am capable of being really mean and nasty, but i fight it. hard.

i am a lifelong cubs fan. do not laugh.

i have been known to hold a grudge.

i have hips.

i am not my sister.

i am lousy at forgiving myself.

i am an indoor kind of gal.

i am a bargain shopper. to the point of obsession.

i am 32 flavors. and then some.

 
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11.16.2003  

london typing
like all good relationships, my trip to london has been one of love. and hate.

i love it that everyone says "sorry" when they bump into me.

i hate it that there are 20 guys standing in a doorway pissing in the sidewalk.

i love it that i can get cadbury flake bars.

i hate it that all the little hole-in-the-wall chip shops seem to have been replaced by mcdonalds since i was last here.

i love it that they still say "mind the gap". a lot.

i hate it that i can't take a freakin' picture in a damn church even after i paid $12 for the privilege of simply walking through the door. "respect the house of worship" my butt, people. god wants me to take pictures. seriously. he told me.

i love it that this internet cafe is only £1 for a whole hour of connection.

i hate it that this internet cafe has a damn european keyboard of some sort and i keep typing # insted of ENTER and \ instead of SHIFT. what is up with this, people?!

i also hate it that i have so much still to do before leaving for rome in the morning that i'm not going to spend an entire hour telling you every little detail of every single day of my little adventure so far.

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