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10 things about you

PostPosted: Wed Feb 25, 2009 11:48 am
by Jo
Ok, completely stole this idea from a thread that was going around on another website but thought it would be a good way for people to introduce themselves in a bit more detail - but only if you want to! I have done my version to get things started...

1. I have two grown up children and two grandchildren who I love to bits :)
2. I am getting grumpier and less tolerant as I get older :evil:
3. I do not believe in God, ghosts or gremlins O:)
4. I like to lose myself in virtual game worlds, I find it relaxing, like reading a book.
5. I have loved anything to do with computers ever since my dad got us a ZX Spectrum.
6. I secretly wish I could do extreme sports or street jumping and I admire those who can.
7. I am drawn to people who are cheeky, rebellious or outspoken.
8. I gave up smoking about 6 yrs ago and I stopped eating meat about 2yrs ago.
9. I neglect Problem Pages when I'm building other people's websites and I feel extremely guilty about it.
10. I'm 40 this year! Arghghg!

Ok, NEXT...

Re: 10 things about you

PostPosted: Wed Feb 25, 2009 12:14 pm
by Weasley
Okay, okay...

1. I am 25 this year...sooooo not looking forward to the whole quarter of a century thing!
2. I was born in Sheridan, WY in USA and moved immegrated to England when I was 12 with my family.
3. I currently live in rural Shropshire.
4. My favorite car is a Fiat 500 which I currently own, but had an accident recently and am STILL waiting for it to be repaired!
5. My grandparents are from Russia so I have a lovely Russian surname - but don't ask me to speak Russian because I really can't! My grandparents still live in the US.
6. I have a massive birthmark which covers all of my stomach and most of my back. It's quite dark but I love it!
7. I'm quite shy and it takes me a while to speak and get to know people. Most new people I meet think I'm just stuck up. I'm not! I'm just very shy...
8. I follow Wicca, although my family are totally Christian. They have no problems with this, and since splitting up with my boyfriend I've been able to be myself a bit more.
9. I work for a garage and sell cars - well, lease cars. I also sell cars and book in services and MOT's. A bit of everything really! I like to think of myself as a female Jeremy Clarkson!
10. I like to go out with my friends, go to the movies (horrors are my favorite!) and read books. I also enjoy walking! My parents have just bought a Black Labrador puppy so I love playing with him in the garden and taking him out.

Re: 10 things about you

PostPosted: Wed Feb 25, 2009 12:26 pm
by rufio89
1. I'm turning 20 this year - but I feel much older! 20 sounds like a baby still!
2. I was born in Luton, but I've grown up in Nottingham (and I'm glad we moved!)
3. I'm firmly athiest, but I wont belittle other peoples beliefs - sometimes I wish I DID have more faith, it seems to be a big support for people.
4. I'm a bit of a geek - People are always suprised by how much I'm into my computers and geeky films and TV.
5. I like to watch films/tv with a computer near me, so I can check the facts, find out the trivia, and talk to the other geeks on the forums :)
6. I have a small brown birthmark above my eye, and people always tell me I have something on my face.
7. My birthday is April 1st and I've had jokes about it my WHooooollleeee life.
8. I have a big family - 3 brothers and 3 sisters. I wouldnt recommened having that many kids, but I wouldnt change my family for the world
9. I work for an insurance company at the moment, just doing admin, but it's not what I want to do. I'm very ambitious and determined to succeed but I've not got very far yet because I havent decided which way my ambition is going yet!!!
10. I find people who are very very intelligent to be the most interesting. and I think theres more to intelligence than knowing a lot of facts, or being good at science.

Re: 10 things about you

PostPosted: Wed Feb 25, 2009 12:33 pm
by I_AM_LEGEND
my turn lol

1.I Turn 25 next year lol
2. i dropped out of school at 17
3. I do not have a job
4. I buy houses fix it and sell it on, (which i have done every 18 months since i was 18 although really tough to make a profit these days lol)
5. my all time favorite car is 67 shelby gt 500, unfortunately i only own the 69 but still
6.i have a 3 year old neice - Phoenix who is my life i love her to bits
7.i love movies, any type
8.my favourite music is Rock but have a very eclectic taste
9. i spent 2 years as a male escort :oops:
10. i plan on proposing to my gf at the end of the year

Re: 10 things about you

PostPosted: Wed Feb 25, 2009 12:47 pm
by embop
1. I have two young children who keep me busy all day but I love them sooo much.
2. I have a terrible memory and forget EVERYTHING!
3. I like to see the smile on my best friends face when I cheer her up.
4. I'm hooked on coca cola and very picky about it, (I wont drink it if its to warm or a tiny bit flat)
5. I would like to be a kid again so every little thing is exiting and new.
6. I flip my pillow to get the cold side :D
7. when Im out with close friends I get very giddy and noisy and people tend to avoid us.
8. I have a probably dangerous amount of salt on my food so have cut it out and now find all food boring.
9. I wish I was more of a Do er and not as lazy.
10. I wish I had LOADS of money but would probs give a lot of it away and feel guilty If I bought daft stuff.

Re: 10 things about you

PostPosted: Wed Feb 25, 2009 1:09 pm
by dipsydoodlenoodle
1 – I’m turning 25 in the summer.
2 – One of the first things I buy when I eventually get my own place will be a cocker spaniel.
3 – I’m an Engineer although I wanted to be a medical Physicist or a nuclear physicist – I spent 3 years at uni deciding actually no I wanted to do Engineering.
4 – My job involves pipes – I once went on a seminar to Prague and did a boat cruise with another girl and under a bridge instead of looking at the scenery we both looked up at the rusty pipes (It’s a BAD side effect of our job).
5 – I’m an agnostic (I learnt that word last week reading a book) :). Athiest means you actually believe something exists but choose not to believe. I’m a scientist so I need evidence to believe things.
6 – I don’t believe in ghosts; however I will swear blind I saw one – yet I don’t believe in them.
7 – I have a bit of a plant addiction going on at the minute
8 – I have two budgies and 8 goldfish – Never let anyone tell you fish don’t live for a long time; my first fish died after I’d had them 7 and 9 years. My current lot of fish I’ve had for 8 years this year except one who I’ve had for over 9 years.
9 – I play the Clarinet, Saxophone and Flute (Ok Flute is a lie but I’m teaching myself it).
10 – I’m also generally very shy and quiet until I get to know anyone. I refuse to stand up in front of people and speak. People also think I’m miserable and stuck up about it when it’s not true – they need to get to know me then they’ll realise I’m just quiet.

Re: 10 things about you

PostPosted: Wed Feb 25, 2009 1:37 pm
by Pigglet
1, I'm 33 but don't act it (or look it I like to believe) :)
2, I have a big black cat called liquorice.
3, I love all animals, especially dogs, cats and horses.
4, I'm very quite untill people get to know me then I don't know when to shut up!
5, I live just outside sheffield.
6, I've never been on a foreign holiday but have worked in Romania, Poland and Germany!
7, I drive a banged up old Peugeot but find it difficult to spell peugeot!(just had to look out the window at my car) :lol:
8, I work as a Quality Technician.
9, My worse habits are, smoking (keep trying to stop), biting my nails and drinking rose wine.
10, My ambition is to Tour Canada and New Zealand.... But I'm rubish at saving money so......!

Re: 10 things about you

PostPosted: Wed Feb 25, 2009 4:51 pm
by ILoveChristmas
1. I'll be 27 in June.
2. I have a 3 and half year old son.
3. I am a software engineer.
4. I was conceived in Saudi Arabia, but born in Scotland.
5. I drive a silver/gold coloured Ford Mondeo ST.
6. I quite like pink things.
7. I have no idea whatsoever how much money is in my bank account.
8. I'd like to get out and meet a new girlfriend, but don't know where to begin.
9. I am very interested in the paranormal and believe i've seen a ghost.
10. I go to sleep with a pillow between my legs because I hate the feel of my knees touching.

Re: 10 things about you

PostPosted: Wed Feb 25, 2009 5:45 pm
by kerrie24
ok here goes;

1.I have just turned 25 on saturday
2.I have 2 children, my first one i had a month before i turned 18!
3.I live in newcastle and i would never move i love it here.
4.I have 2 pet cats called sonny and percy, and 2 goldfish,diamond and nemo
5.I had never been abroad untill age 19, and have been at least once a year since then and i love holidays!!
6.My favourite colours are pink and turquoise.
7.So far in my life i have moved house 23 times! and been to 7 schools.
8.I was the only person in my year group to pass GCSE german(with a B), and now i cant remember a word!
9.I cant drive
10.When i drink vodka my shoulders hurt a lot (random, i know!) :lol:

Re: 10 things about you

PostPosted: Thu Feb 26, 2009 10:21 am
by dipsydoodlenoodle
Oh where in Newcastle Kerrie? I'm from Ncl too :)

Re: 10 things about you

PostPosted: Thu Feb 26, 2009 12:00 pm
by kerrie24
Im in pendower at the mo.Where abouts are you dipsy?

Re: 10 things about you

PostPosted: Thu Feb 26, 2009 12:29 pm
by dipsydoodlenoodle
Omg I had to research where that was - it's Benwell right? I'm at the opposite end in Walker, close to where Wallsend starts. My bf lives not that far from you he's in Grainger Park - that bit behind the Jet Garage opposite the General.

Re: 10 things about you

PostPosted: Thu Feb 26, 2009 12:52 pm
by Jo
PM now People, else I set Pee on you! 10 things only in this thread [-X

:D

Re: 10 things about you

PostPosted: Thu Feb 26, 2009 5:01 pm
by whoopsie
1. I have 2 beautiful Persian Cross cats. Billy is blue and Jake is cream
2. I live in Berkshire, very close to Windsor
3. I’m a worrier and a pessimist and it annoys me.
4. I like to do cross stitch, especially Winnie the Pooh pictures but have only ever finished 2 pieces
5. I’m desperate to work with big cats, but can’t cos I wouldn’t be able to prepare their food (gutting rabbits?! No thank you!)
6. I have emetophobia, which pretty much rules my life when I’m going through a bad phase
7. I have a large birthmark which covers my right shoulder blade. I hate it, but my boyfriend says it’s beautiful because it’s a part of me :D
8. I studied music at college, but left months before the course ended because I wanted to work with children. I started a Child Care NVQ but left after 6 months cos of my Emetophobia. I’m a drop out!! lol
9. I will be 25 this June, which scares me a little
10. I am a massive Disney fan and a big kid and am now finally starting to look forward to my trip to Disneyland next weekend.

Re: 10 things about you

PostPosted: Fri Feb 27, 2009 8:28 am
by brfc
1. I live in beetween the citys of Bath and Bristol.

2. I have 1 child called Ossian who will be 2 in April

3. I am 31 years of age

4. I am curently working at tthe royal united hospital in Bath as a car park attendent.

5. I drive a little silver fiat sciento

6. I am origianaly from blackburn in lancashire

7. as you can probably guess im a mad football fan supportiing my home team!!

8. im addicted to pepsi max and liquorice allsorts.

9. im planning on getting married to my partner in july 2010

10. i always try to look on the bright side of life and always believe a smile better than frowm! :)