Wednesday, May 24, 2006

Four Things

Life goes on. A pretty exhausting couple of days at work, but the end is in sight, and, as tiring as it is, I have been treated to some amazing student work. It's been a real affirmation that I am doing some things right. Hooray for me.

Timmy Ocean tagged me today. Rather than ship out an email, I thought I'd just post my responses here. Play along in the "comments" section, if you like.

Four jobs you have had in your life:
1. house painter, Eagle Painting
2. sales associate, Macy's
3. Jack of all trades, from accounts payable to zen provider, Baltimore Quality Meats/Belvedere Caterers
4. teacher, Columbia Public Schools

Four movies you would watch over and over:
1. Raising Arizona
2. Joe Versus the Volcano
3. The Maltese Falcon
4. Cool Hand Luke
(BONUS RESPONSES)
5. The Man Who Shot Liberty Valence
6. Jaws

Four places you have lived:
1. Columbia, MO
2. Columbia, MD
3. Perry Hall, MD
4. Baltimore, MD

TV shows you love to watch:
1. Lost
2. NCAA basketball
3. Cardinals baseball
4. House
(BONUS RESPONSE)
5. Homicide (I STILL miss it)

Four places you have been on vacation:
1. Bar Harbor, ME
2. Eastern Kansas (RV birding trip)
3. Bethany Beach, DE
4. Ocean City, MD

Four of my favorite foods:
1. crabcakes
2. stuffed flounder
3. chili
4. kielbasa and sauerkraut

Four places I would rather be right now:
1. on a sailboat in the South Pacific
2. on an island in the South Pacific
3. at a raw bar in Cross Street Market
4. on a plane on my way to the South Pacific

4 comments:

Anonymous said...

Four jobs you have had in your life:
1. cashier, cook, etc., Chik-fil-A
2. sales associate, Kay-Bee Toy and Hobby
3. shelver, McKeldin Library, Univ. of Maryland
4. researcher, MU

Four movies you would watch over and over:
1. When Harry Met Sally
2. Amelie
3. The Big Liebowski
4. Shakespeare in Love

Four places you have lived:
1. Columbia, MO
2. Eugene, OR
3. Columbia, MD
4. Baltimore, MD

TV shows you love to watch:
1. Lost
2. Desperate Housewives
3. Grey's Anatomy
4. House

Four places you have been on vacation:
1. Bar Harbor, ME
2. Vancouver, British Columbia (that's Canada, folks)
3. Prague (that's right, I went to Europe)
4. Cinque Terra, Italy (oh yeah!)

Four of my favorite foods:
1. crabcakes
2. stuffed flounder
3. cheesesteak sub (with American cheese)
4. DESSERT!!

Four places I would rather be right now:
1. Italy
2. Ireland
3. Oregon
4. Spain

Monkey

Magdalene said...

Four jobs you have had in your life:
1. cashier- TCBY
2. mental health worker- Johns Hopkins and Sheppard Pratt Hospitals
3. drug/alcohol counselor- various clinics
4. commissioned artwork/mosaics- from home

Four movies you would watch over and over:
1. Schindler's List
2. Life is Beautiful
3. It's a Wonderful Life
4. Breakfast at Tiffany's

Four places you have lived:
1. Baltimore, MD
2. Sparks, MD
3. London, England
4. Warwick, England

TV shows you love to watch:
1. Lost
2. Desperate Housewives
3. ER (what can I say, I still have a thing for Carter!)
4. House

Four places you have been on vacation:
1. Cape May, NJ
2. Edinburgh, Scotland
3. London, England
4. Costa del Sol, Spain

Four of my favorite foods:
1. crabcakes (MAN do I miss them!!!, can't even get decent blue crabs in England!)
2. meatball subs with mozarella cheese
3. sushi
4. chocolate covered strawberries

Four places I would rather be right now:
1. Scotland
2. Ireland
3. Hawaii
4. Italy

Anonymous said...

Four jobs:
Sales clerk - Stanton Pharmacy
Resident Assistant - UD
Postdoctoral Fellow - UD CCSD
Assistant Director for Outreach and Consultation - AU CC

Four movies:
Amelie
Rivers and Tides
As Good As It Gets
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

Four places lived:
Wilmington, DE
State College, PA
Columbia, MO
Arlington, VA

TV shows:
Arrested Development
Seinfeld
The Sopranos
Six Feet Under

Vacation:
San Francisco, CA
Columbia, MO
St. Thomas, VI
Rehoboth Beach, DE

Foods:
Fresh homemade pasta from Attilio's
Matzahball soup from 2nd Avenue Deli
Good Fortune Wrap from Main Squeeze
ANY vegetarian meal at Restaurant Nora here in DC

Four places I'd rather be:
Italy
Italy
Italy
Italy
(We leave in a week - this is all I can focus on!)

Anon AMVB

Jill said...

I did mine all the way back in January.

http://jilliansalemma.blogspot.com/2006/01/fantastic-four.html