Sunday, January 04, 2004 / Comments (0) / by elizabeth

from my livejournal...

1. What did you do in 2003 that you'd never done before? [redacted]
2. Did you keep your new years' resolutions, and will you make more for next year? I don't think I made them last year. This year I made 5: Read my Bible, exercise, declutter, get finances in order, go to church
3. Did anyone close to you give birth? no, but 2 people close to me got pregnant!
4. Did anyone close to you die? no
5. What countries did you visit? zero
6. What would you like to have in 2004 that you lacked in 2003? a college degree
7. What date from 2003 will remain etched upon your memory, and why? July 23. The day all hell broke loose with Jay
8. What was your biggest achievement of the year? Going to class and making good grades for once in my college career.
9. What was your biggest failure? Spring semester
10. Did you suffer illness or injury? not really. I had surgery, though.
11. What was the best thing you bought? a plane ticket
12. Whose behavior merited celebration? Lindsay's. She rocks. "I have such a crush on her..."
13. Whose behavior made you appalled and depressed? people's that I can't name on Livejournal.
14. Where did most of your money go? Jump, Little Children, gas stations, Waffle Houses across the southeast, etc.
15. What did you get really, really, really excited about? going to Colorado
16. What song will always remind you of 2003? Perfect Time of Day
17. Compared to this time last year, are you:
I. happier or sadder? happier
ii. thinner or fatter? same
iii. richer or poorer? richer
18. What do you wish you'd done more of? spending time with God
19. What do you wish you'd done less of? following a band
20. How did you spend Christmas? with my wonderful family
22. Did you fall in love in 2003? no
23. How many one-night stands? zero!
24. What was your favorite TV program? Sex in the City
25. Do you hate anyone now that you didn't hate this time last year? no
26. What was the best book you read? Fast Food Nation
27. What was your greatest musical discovery? Guster
28. What did you want and get? Good grades
29. What did you want and not get? I got it all
30. What was your favorite film of this year? Love, Actually
31. What did you do on your birthday, and how old were you? I was 22. Ate luch with Ben, Matt, and Bethany, ate dinner with a bunch of people I don't like, and then went to bed. I was sick.
32. What one thing would have made your year immeasurably more satisfying? nothing. 2003 was a really good year
33. How would you describe your personal fashion concept in 2003? classy with a rock star touch
34. What kept you sane? Bethany.
35. Which celebrity/public figure did you fancy the most? Britney Spears
36. What political issue stirred you the most? Gay marriage debate
37. Who did you miss? Ben
38. Who was the best new person you met or got to know better? Jump people...Teddi, Todd, Anne, Erin, Crystal, Amanda, Ally, LINDSAY, etc...and Young Life people
39. Tell us a valuable life lesson you learned in 2003: Being me is enough. I shouldn't apologize for it.
40. Quote a song lyric that sums up your year:
Cannot stand to be one of many...I'm not what they are