Wednesday, March 02, 2005

The Happy List Continued

  • llamas
  • The Slightly True Story of Cedar B. Hartley (Who Planned to Live an Unusual Life) by Martine Murray
  • Playing Scrabble
  • Granny Smith apples
  • Peanut butter
  • Cinnamon-raisin anything, especially toasted and with peanut butter
  • Bellinis, Riesling, Sancerre, champagne, Chambord, Kir Royales, and well-made Purple Motherfuckers (the latter few and far between, sadly)
  • Shocking everyone when I say "Purple Motherfucker"
  • Wood floors
  • Nyanko cats (It is always dangerous to say that this is Japan at its very weirdest, but surely smiling kittycats wrapped in foodstuffs is approaching the limit?)
  • My running shoes, brown Danskos, tall black boots, and red slippers with phoenix beading
  • Empire-waist dresses
  • Earl Grey tea
  • Cherry Hill, Bethesda Terrace, and the Central Park Mall
  • Cookie dough, particularly chocolate chip
  • Subway maps
  • Making lists


  1. Shocking everyone when I say "Purple Motherfucker"I don't know about being shocked...we just think it's funny!

    (that & the fact that you continue using excellent grammar & vocabulary even as you are grasping at walls & chairs & people in order to stay standing...)

  2. Tall black boots, and red slippers with phoenix beadingEmpire-waist dressesEarl Grey teaCherry Hill, Bethesda Terrace.