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Name: Kelly

Nickname: Primrose, actually.

Gender: Female

Age: Sweet Bridgid, I'll be 43 on:

Birthday: 5 June

Birth place: Lowell, Massachusetts

Birth stone: Pearl/Alexandrite

Zodiac sign: Gemini. Isn't it obvious?

Chinese animal: I really don't know.

Element: Air, although I'm in love with Earth.

Height: 5'6"

Weight: A few pounds lighter than I was.

Shoe size: 8 1/2 to 9.

Clothing size: L, XL. I like a loose fit.

Eye colour: Grey

Hair colour: Bottle red, but a *good* bottle red.

Heritage/nationality: Heritage? Anglo-Scots-Irish, and Austrian, mostly.

Braces/Retainers/Head gear: Never, ever. My kids' orthodontist didn't believe I never needed braces and actually checked. He was surprised.

Glasses/contacts/ect.: Drug-store type for reading.

Piercings: One in each ear. I'd do my nose/eyebrows if I didn't think I'd look ridiculous at my age.

Tattoos: Triple crescent, just above right ankle.

Brandings: Hmm. I have a really light scar on my right knee from where I fell on a glass milk bottle, age six. Right elbow scared from multiple bike injuries.

Got a webpage? Just this LJ.

What languages do you speak? English, pidgin Spanish.

Any siblings? One

Got a car? Yes, but It's out of commission at the present.

Any other kind of mode of transportation? Public transit.

Any pets? Three cats, one dog.

Want any pets? I'd love to have no pets, much as I love these.

Got a job? Yep. Subject to change, tough.

Is the pay good? Yeah, if I could work more hours.

When do you wake up on the weekdays/weekends? Really depends on what the day holds.

How long does it take you to get ready in the morning? An hour, no matter what. I can't make it shorter, and I can't stretch it out. It always takes one hour.
Name some activites that you do daily: Check LJ and email; talk on the phone; eat; sleep
When do you go to bed on weekdays/weekends?: around 2 on weekends/ eleven or midnight on weeknights

Describe your style of clothing: Early Thrift Shop HippieChick. Partial to T-shirts with political/fannish text. Avoid Mallish clothes like the plague.

Describe your hair[style]: Almost shoulder length, wavy-to-frizzy, depending on the weather and how much time I want to give it.

Favorite places to shop? Local shops (like Wickford's "Village Reflections", Stores that sell India Import kind of things, thrift shops.

What kind of shoes do you wear? Mostly my Birkenstocks, unless I'm at work. Then black sneakers. Chinese-style shoes for dress.

Favorite outfit? Long skirt, Chinese shoes, buttonup blouse, scoop-neck.

Accessories: Watch, at work. The occasional political button. (latest one: Del and Phyllis Lymon's San Francisco wedding pic, with the text, "Civil Marriage, Civil Rights"

Jewellery? Earrings, although I take them off and lose them alla time. Ankle bracelet, if I think of it. Necklace, quartz crystal on silver chain with a "phantom" stone inside.

Wear makeup? When I'm inspired.

Nailpolish? On toes in Summer. I'm a nail-biter.

Do you own anything plaid? No.

Rainbow? Yeah. A scarf.

Tye dyed? Probably.

Leopard print? Absolutely not.

Pick your favorite...

Colour: Green
Number: 4, 6.

Shape: circle.

Website: Gods, I have so many. comes to mind, cause of all teh used books.

Season: Late Spring/Summer/Early Autumn. Hate, hate Winter.

Ice cream flavor: French Silk

Month of the year: July, October.

Day of the week: Pretty much any day but Sunday.

Time of day: Between 6pm and 1am


When did you wake up? 5:46 a.m.

What did you have for breakfast? Nada.

What's your wallpaper on your computer? Fanart of Aziraphale/Crowley drinking wine.

Is your computer even on a desk? Well, it's vaguely a piece of furniture.

Who's around you right now? No one. Everyone's out. I should be in bed!

.:Pick One:.
Night/Day: Night

Light/Dark: Dark

Summer/Winter: Summer

Cat/Dog: Yes


Rollerskates/Rollerblades: Gods, both scare me. I have weak ankles.

Thong/Bikini: Neither.

Pepsi/Coke: Diet Coke

Coffee/Tea: Coffee

Gloves/Mittens: Mittens.

Cell phone/Pager: Cell

Boxers/Briefs: Boxers.

Pen/Pencil: Pen.

Long Hair/Short Hair: Long, on men and women.

McDonalds/Burger King: Eww.

Chinese food/Italian food: Japanese.

Math/English: English.

1 minute ago: What I'm doing now.

1 hour ago: Not much different.1 day ago: Playing a superfun card game with completely lame people

1 year ago: Applying for job(s)

What was the last movie you saw? Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind.

Last time you went to the movies? Over a month.

What was the last song you listened to? "Self Control" by Laura Branigan..

What did you last eat? Spinach calzone.

What did you last drink? Korbel Kosher Champagne.

Last time you travelled out of the state county? Last weekend, to MA.

Where to? My sister's house.

Last CD you bought? God, I dont' remember. Maybe Let It Be Naked?

When was the last time you got totally drunk off your arse? NOt for a long, long time.

Stoned? Um. High School?

Last time you showered? Recently.

Brushed your teeth? This morning

Smiled? Talking on the phone a while ago.

Laughed? Eh, probably today.

Cried? When I read about Richard Biggs. :(

Last book you read? Just finished American Gods by Neil Gaiman.

Last thing you bought? Aforementioned Korbel.

Gettin' married? Been there, done that.

Honeymoon ideas? See above.

Children? Have four.

[If so] How many? See above.

Any name preferences? My kids are Mary, Caleb, Hannah, Isaac, but I'd have loved to have had an Aidan or Seamus. I'm such an Irish t00b.

.:Lovey Dovey:.
Scary topic, ne? Nah.

So.. you with anyone? No.

Well, if you don't have a main squeeze right now... any crushes? Of course!

.:Random [you knew it was coming]:.
Do you have any bad habits? Doesn't everyone?

Ever sing karaoke? Yes.

Have you ever passed out? No, I don't think so.

Killed someone? Nope

Killed some...thing? I ran over animals. Wah.

Named inanimate objects? Yeah.

Pick up the closest book and type a random sentence: The night before he went to London, Richard Mahew as not enjoying himself. (actually it's the first sentence, but eh. I haven't read it yet)>

What is your favorite color to write in ink with? Black

Ever kidnap somone? Um, no.

Do you curse like a sailor? Heh. More like a nurse.

Do you like sushi? Oh, yes.

Have you ever gone to the movies and thrown stuff at the screen? No.

Okay. So your house is burning down. What do you try
and save? People, pets, pictures, keepsakes.

How many TVs do you have in your house? One too many.</lj>

There's another one, but I'm tired.

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