Archive | January, 2010

A look back on 2009

15 Jan

1. What did you do in 2009 that you’d never done before?: Saw Rocky Horror live, broke up with a boyfriend, went to college.

2. New Years resolutions, and will you make more for next year?: Lose weight (as always).

3. Did anyone close to you give birth?:  No

4. Did anyone close to you die?:  Yes

5. What countries did you visit?:  None other than the good ol’ USA.

6. What would you like to have in 2010 that you lacked in 2009?:  A better self, and hopefully a better boyfriend.

7. What date from 2009 will remain etched upon your memory and why?:   December 23rd, because that’s when a part of my soul died.

8. What was your biggest achievement of the year?:  Surviving the first semester of college and finding the strength to live through my first break up.

9. What was your biggest failure?:  Not being independent enough.

10. Did you suffer illness or injury?:  Usual heart problems.

11. What was the best thing you bought?:  Junior’s Cheesecake for my boyfriend.

12. Whose behavior merited celebration?:  All of my friends.

13. Whose behavior made you appalled and depressed?:  Him.

14. Where did most of your money go?:  Clothes.

15. What did you get really, really, really excited about?:  Love

16. What song will always remind you of 2009?:  Thousand Miles

17. Compared to this time last year, are you happier or sadder?:  Sadder

ii. thinner or fatter?:  I think a bit thinner

iii. richer or poorer?:  Poorer

18. What do you wish you’d done more of?:  Studied more, been more independent, working on my story more.

19. What do you wish you’d done less of?:  Thinking.

20. How will you be spending Christmas?:  Saw Sherlock Holmes with a friend and slept over at her house.

22. Did you fall in love in 2009?:  Was in love, and after our break up, more so than I ever  could’ve thought.

23. How many one night stands?:  None

24. What was your favorite TV program(s)?:  Castle, Vampire Diaries, Heroes, and Law & Order SVU.

25. Do you hate anyone now that you didn’t hate this time last year?:  Yes

26. What was the best book you read?:  Jude the Obscure and The Time Traveler’s Wife.

27. What was your greatest musical discovery?:  Apocalyptica.

28. What did you want and [receive]?:  College acceptance letters, a cellphone charm.

29. What did you want and not get?:  3.4 GPA, more time with my boyfriend.

30. What was your favorite film of this year?:  Honestly couldn’t tell ya.

31. What did you do on your birthday?:  Can’t remember.  Wow, I can’t remember my 18th birthday.  I think I spent it with my boyfriend.

32. What one thing would have made your year more satisfying?:  Having more independence so I didn’t have to break up with him.

33. How would you describe your personal fashion concept in 2009?:  Casual dressy.

34. What kept you sane?:  Friends, TF2

35. Which celebrity did you fancy the most?:  Johnny Depp

36. What political issue stirred you the most?:  Nothing.

37. Who did you miss?:  Him.

38. Who was the best new person you met?:  Everyone in Satanic Mechanics.

39. Tell us a valuable life lesson you learned in 2009:  That it’s true that you never know the value of something until you have lost it.

40. Quote a song lyric that sums up your year.
“Change is hard, I should know, I should know, I should know.”