One Or Two...

The original list - I think - plus a few additions
[x ] Smoked A Cigarette - from about age 21 to age 43
[x ] Smoked A Cigar - mostly is self defense - the ones I was smoking covered the ones the guy next to me was smoking
[X] Smoked a Pipe - Off an on as a college kid - trying to look cool
[X]Tried chewing tobacco - God that was terrible, especially if you swallow some juice - only tried it once
[ ] Kissed A Member Of The Same Sex - not counting my son
[x ] Are/Been In Love
[x ] Dumped someone - Still feel bad about that
[ ] Been Fired
[ ] Been In A Fist Fight - A guy hit me with his fist but I was so surprised I never fought back so not much of a fight.
[ ] Had A Crush On An Older Person - don't think so anyhow
[x ] Skipped Class - to go to opening day at Wrigley Field
[X ] Slept With A Co-worker - eventually married her
[X] Seen Someone / Something Die - my wife's dog died in my arms.
[X ] Had/Have A Crush On One Of Your EP Friends
[x ] Been To Canada - couple of time - once in a canoe, once in a car, and a couple of times to the country north of Canada
[ ] Been To Mexico
[x ] Been On A Plane - a few for vacations and many for railroad business
[x ] Thrown Up From Drinking - not often but yes, more than once
[x ] Eaten Sushi - good stuff
[ ] Been Snowboarding
[x] Met Someone Through Internet - wife#3
[ ] Been in a Mosh Pit
[ ] Been In An Abusive Relationship
[x] Taken Pain Killers
[x] Liked/loved Someone Who You Cant Have - the Woman Who... lives upstairs
[x] Laid On Your Back And Watched Cloud Shapes Go By
[x] Made A Snow Angel - long long ago, believe me, long ago
[ ] Had A Tea Party
[X ] Flown A Kite - well, I tried
[X ] Climbed a mountain - does it count if I didn't make it very high up?
[] Went to Sunday School
[X] Almost drowned
[X ] Almost got hit by a car while walking
[ ] Swam a mile without stopping - I doubt it
[ ] Was a girl scout
[X] Was a boy scout - for 1 year
[ ] Played tennis
[X ] Went on a 5 day backpack - it lasted 15 days - as planned
[ ] Had mouth washed out for saying naughty word
[ x] Built A Sand Castle
[x] Played Dress Up
[x] Jumped Into A Pile Of Leaves
[ x] Gone Sliding
[x] Cheated While Playing A Game - probably but do not remember specific instances
[x] Been Lonely
[x] Fallen Asleep At Work / School - As a towerman fell asleep on the job often, not so often as a programmer
[x] Watched The Sun Set
[x ] Felt An Earthquake
[ ] Killed A Snake
[x] Been Tickled
[x] Been Robbed / Vandalized
[ ] Went to Adventure Unlimited Roundup Ranch - what/where is that?
[ ] Was spanked by a counselor for bad attitude
[? ] Been Cheated on
[x] Been spanked - oh yes, wife#3 gave me some good ones
[x] Been Misunderstood
[x] Won A Contest - I won a kazoo for describing my idea of a good Dagwood Bumstead sandwich
[ ] Been Suspended From School
[ ] Had Detention
[x ] Been In A Car Accident Some I caused, some my driver caused, some the driver of the other car caused
[ ] Had / Have Braces
[? ] Eaten a whole pint of ice cream in one night
[? ] Danced in the moonlight
[ ] Hated The Way You Look
[x ] Witnessed A Crime - they happened to me
[ ] Been obsessed with post-it-notes
[ ] Squished Barefoot Through The Mud - probably not - I hate being barefoot.
[ ] Been To The Opposite Side Of The World
[ ] Swam In The Ocean
[] Felt Like You Were Dying
[] Cried Yourself To Sleep
[x] Played Cops And Robbers
[ x] Recently Colored With Crayons/Colored Pencils/Markers
[ ] Sang Karaoke
[X ] Sailed across Lake Michigan - technically no because it was a motor craft
[ ?] Paid For A Meal With Only Coins
[x] Done Something You Told Yourself You Wouldn't - Pretty sure yes
[] Made Prank Phone Calls
[?] Laughed Until Some Kind Of Beverage Came Out Of Your Nose
[ ] Kissed In The Rain
[x] Written A Letter To Santa Claus
[ ] Watched The Sun Set/Sun Rise With Someone You Care/Cared About
[x] Blown Bubbles
[ ] Saved someone's life from drowning
[ x] Made A Bonfire On The Beach
[ ] Crashed A Party
[ ] Have Traveled More Than 5 Days With A Car Full Of People
[x ] Gone Rollerskating / Blading - but never again - wrecked my wrists, both of them.
[?] Had A Wish Come True - Probably
[ ] Worn Pearls
[ x] Jumped Off A Bridge - and broke my heel. It was just a little bridge, too.
[ ] Swam With Dolphins
[ ] Been spanked with a paddle
[ ] Made love on a Lake Michigan beach
[ ] Got Your Tongue Stuck To A Pole/Freezer/Ice Cubes
[ ] Kicked A Fish
[x] Worn The Opposite Sex's Clothes
[ ] Sat On A Roof Top and watched the stars
[x] Screamed At The Top Of Your Lungs
[ ] Done/Attempted A One-Handed Cartwheel
[ ] Talked On The Phone For More Than 6 Hours
[ x] Recently stayed up for a while talking to someone you care about
[X ] Picked And Ate An Apple Right Off The Tree - green apples on my uncle's farm
[x] Climbed A Tree
[ ] Had Been In A Tree House
[] Been scared To Watch Scary Movies Alone
[] Believe In Ghosts
[ ] Have had More Then 30 Pairs Of Shoes
[X ] Visited Jail
[ ] Been Pushed into a pool with all your clothes on
[ ] Been Told You're Hot By A Complete Stranger
[X ] Broken A Bone - a heel, both collar bones
[x] Been Easily Amused
[X ] Caught A Fish Then Ate It Latersomebody else cooked it though
[ ] Caught A Butterfly
[x] Laughed So Hard You Cried - Just this Thanksgiving listening to people tell stories.
[ ] Cried So Hard You Laughed
[] Cheated On A Test
[x] Forgotten Someone's Name - Often, but the scariest was last summer when I couldn't remember the name of the Woman Who... lives upstairs.
[X ] French Braided Someones Hair - I think that's what she called it
[X ] Been Kicked Out Of Your House - how about forcefully told to get out?
[x ] Rode A Roller Coaster
[ ] Went Scuba-Diving/Snorkeling
[x] Had A Cavity - too many to count
[] Black-Mailed Someone
[] Been Black Mailed
[x] Fell Going Up The Stairs
[ ] Licked A Cat
[x] Licked Someone
[X ] Been shot at/or at gunpoint - robbed at gunpoint 5 years ago
[ ] Had sex in the rain
[ ] Flattened someones tires
[x] Rode in a car until the gas light came on - before gas lights I drove a car till the needle was well below E
[x ] Got five dollars or less worth of gas - back in the day $2 was good for a long drive and a common purchase.
70+, M
Nov 26, 2012