200 Answers

The following are 200 statements, the ones that apply to me at the moment are in bold. Some I might elaborate on and others…well…

  1. Bought everyone in the pub a drink
    2.    Swam with wild dolphins
    3.    Climbed a mountain
    4.    Taken a Ferrari for a test drive (Corvette, yes)
    5.    Been inside the Great Pyramid
    6.    Held a tarantula
    7.    Taken a candle lit bath with someone (I wish…)
    8.    Said I love you and meant it (a few times)
    9.    Hugged a tree (mostly to climb it)
    10.    Done a striptease
    11.    Bungee jumped
    12.    Visited Paris
    13.    Watched a lightning storm at sea
    14.    Stayed up all night long, and watch the sun rise
    15.    Seen the Northern Lights
    16.    Gone to a huge sports game
    17.    Walked the stairs to the top of the leaning Tower of Pisa
    18.    Grown and eaten your own vegetables
    19.    Touched an iceberg
    20.    Slept under the stars
    21.    Changed a babys diaper (my daughters lots)
    22.    Taken a trip in a hot air balloon (Kinda scary)
    23.    Watched a meteor shower
    24.    Gotten drunk on champagne (drunk yes, on champagne no)
    25.    Given more than you can afford to charity
    26.    Looked up at the night sky through a telescope (I don’t remember if I have)
    27.    Had an uncontrollable giggling fit at the worst possible moment
    28.    Had a food fight
    29.    Bet on a winning horse
    30.    Taken a sick day when youre not ill (hasnt everyone?)
    31.    Asked out a stranger (she became my college girlfriend)
    32.    Had a snowball fight
    33.    Photocopied your bottom on the office photocopier
    34.    Screamed as loudly as you possibly can (in the car)
    35.    Held a lamb
    36.    Enacted a favorite fantasy
    37.    Taken a midnight skinny dip
    38.    Taken an ice cold bath
    39.    Had a meaningful conversation with a beggar
    40.    Seen a total eclipse
    41.    Ridden a roller coaster (I love roller coasters)
    42.    Hit a home run
    43.    Fit three weeks miraculously into three days
    44.    Danced like a fool and not cared who was looking (Did it this past weekend at a wedding.)
    45.    Adopted an accent for an entire day
    46.    Visited the birthplace of your ancestors
    47.    Actually felt happy about your life, even for just a moment
    48.    Had two hard drives for your computer
    49.    Visited all 50 states
    50.    Loved your job for all accounts
    51.    Taken care of someone who was rather drunk
    52.    Had enough money to be truly satisfied
    53.    Had amazing friends (Still do)
    54.    Danced with a stranger in a foreign country
    55.    Watched wild whales
    56.    Stolen a sign (my cousins locker sign at his college)
    57.    Backpacked in Europe
    58.    Taken a road-trip
    59.    Rock climbing
    60.    Lied to foreign government’s official in that country to avoid notice
    61.    (there is no # 61)
    62.    Sky diving
    63.    Visited Ireland
    64.    Been heartbroken longer then you were actually in love (with my first wife)
    65.    In a restaurant, sat at a strangers table and had a meal with them (when my family ate at Epcot in Japan)
    66.    Visited Japan
    67.    Benchpressed your own weight
    68.    Milked a cow
    69.    Alphabetised your records
    70.    Pretended to be a superhero (What do you mean, I *am* a superhero!)
    71.    Sung karaoke
    72.    Lounged around in bed all day (not by myself)
    73.    Posed nude in front of strangers
    74.    Scuba diving
    75.    Got it on to “Let’s Get It On” by Marvin Gaye
    76.    Kissed in the rain
    77.    Played in the mud
    78.    Played in the rain
    79.    Gone to a drive-in theater
    80.    Done something you should regret, but dont regret it
    81.    Visited the Great Wall of China
    82.    Discovered that someone who’s not supposed to have known about your blog has discovered your blog
    83.    Dropped Windows in favor of something better (I can run Windoze, I just dont like to)
    84.    Started a business
    85.    Fallen in love and not had your heart broken (yet, knock on wood.)
    86.    Toured ancient sites (on vacation with my parents)
    87.    Taken a martial arts class
    88.    Swordfought for the honor of a woman
    89.    Played D&D for more than 6 hours straight (probably in high school)
    90.    Gotten married
    91.    Been in a movie
    92.    Crashed a party
    93.    Loved someone you shouldnt have
    94.    Kissed someone so passionately it made them dizzy
    95.    Gotten divorced
    96.    Had sex at the office
    97.    Gone without food for 5 days
    98.    Made cookies from scratch
    99.    Won first prize in a costume contest
    100.    Ridden a gondola in Venice
    101.    Gotten a tattoo
    102.    Found that the texture of some materials can turn you on
    103.    Rafted the Snake River
    104.    Been on television news programs as an “expert”
    105.    Got flowers for no reason
    106.    Masturbated in a public place
    107.    Got so drunk you dont remember anything
    108.    Been addicted to some form of illegal drug
    109.    Performed on stage (I really cant sing)
    110.    Been to Las Vegas
    111.    Recorded music
    112.    Eaten shark
    113.    Had a one-night stand (Although I didnt want it to be a one-night stand)
    114.    Gone to Thailand
    115.    Seen Siouxsie live
    116.    Bought a house
    117.    Been in a combat zone
    118.    Buried one/both of your parents
    119.    Shaved or waxed your pubic hair off
    120.    Been on a cruise ship
    121.    Spoken more than one language fluently
    122.    Gotten into a fight while attempting to defend someone (Back in my college days)
    123.    Bounced a check (Hey, it happens)
    124.    Performed in Rocky Horror
    125.    Read – and understood – your credit report
    126.    Raised children
    127.    Recently bought and played with a favourite childhood toy
    128.    Followed your favorite band/singer on tour
    129.    Created and named your own constellation of stars
    130.    Taken an exotic bicycle tour in a foreign country
    131.    Found out something significant that your ancestors did
    132.    Called or written your Congress person Member of Parliament
    133.    Picked up and moved to another city to just start over to be with the one you love
    134.    …more than once? – More than thrice?
    135.    Walked the Golden Gate Bridge
    136.    Sang loudly in the car, and didnt stop when you knew someone was looking
    137.    Had an abortion or your female partner did
    138.    Had plastic surgery
    139.    Survived an accident that you shouldn’t have survived
    140.    Wrote articles for a large publication (Maintenance Sales News)
    141.    Lost over 100 pounds
    142.    Held someone while they were having a flashback
    143.    Piloted an airplane
    144.    Petted a stingray
    145.    Broken someones heart (She recovered)
    146.    Helped an animal give birth
    147.    Been fired or laid off from a job
    148.    Won money on a T.V. game show
    149.    Broken a bone
    150.    Killed a human being (just kiddingmaybe)
    151.    Gone on an African photo safari
    152.    Ridden a motorcycle
    153.    Driven any land vehicle at a speed of greater than 100mph
    154.    Had a body part of yours below the neck pierced
    155.    Fired a rifle, shotgun, or pistol
    156.    Eaten mushrooms that were gathered in the wild (good ones, too)
    157.    Ridden a horse
    158.    Had major surgery
    159.    Had sex on a moving train
    160.    Had a snake as a pet
    161.    Hiked to the bottom of the Grand Canyon
    162.    Slept through an entire flight: takeoff, flight, and landing
    163.    Slept for more than 30 hours over the course of 48 hours
    164.    Visited more foreign countries than U.S. states
    165.    Visited all 7 continents
    166.    Taken a canoe trip that lasted more than 2 days
    167.    Eaten kangaroo meat
    168.    Fallen in love at an ancient Mayan burial ground
    169.    Been a sperm or egg donor
    170.    Eaten sushi (I do not like sushi)
    171.    Had your picture in the newspaper (Lots of times)
    172.    Had 2 (or more) healthy romantic relationships for over a year in your lifetime
    173.    Changed someone’s mind about something you care deeply about
    174.    Gotten someone fired for their actions
    175.    Gone back to school
    176.    Parasailed
    177.    Changed your name
    178.    Petted a cockroach
    179.    Eaten fried green tomatoes
    180.    Read The Iliad (Im sure I have)
    181.    Selected one “important” author who you missed in school, and read
    182.    Dined in a restaurant and stolen silverware, plates, cups because your apartment needed them.
    183.    …and gotten 86’ed from the restaurant because you did it so many times, they figured out it was you
    184.    Taught yourself an art from scratch (Is HTML art?)
    185.    Killed and prepared an animal for eating
    186.    Apologised to someone years after inflicting the hurt
    187.    Skipped all your school reunions
    188.    Communicated with someone without sharing a common spoken language (The language of love, baby)
    189.    Been elected to public office
    190.    Written your own computer language
    191.    Thought to yourself that you’re living your dream
    192.    Had to put someone you love into hospice care
    193.    Built your own PC from parts
    194.    Sold your own artwork to someone who didnt know you
    195.    Had a booth at a street fair
    196.    Dyed your hair
    197.    Been a DJ
    198.    Found out someone was going to dump you via Facebook
    199.    Written your own role playing game
    200.    Been arrested (Now thats a story for another time)