Saturday, December 16, 2006

Things I've Done Meme

This meme I found at Plancks Constant and then again at Baleboosteh (her daughter is having open heart surgery in Sydney on Monday.)

I wasn't tagged and won't tag anyone myself. The deal is to bold the things on the list that you have actually done without cheating of perverocating. Feel free to copy and paste for your blog.

Things I've done

01. Bought everyone in the bar a drink
02. Swam with wild dolphins
03. Climbed a mountain
04. Taken a Ferrari for a test drive
05. Been inside the Great Pyramid
06. Held a tarantula
07. Taken a candlelit bath with someone
08. Said “I love you” and meant it
09. Hugged a tree
10. Bungee jumped
11. Visited Paris
12. Watched a lightning storm at sea
13. Stayed up all night long and saw the sun rise

14. Seen the Northern Lights
15. Gone to a huge sports game
16. Walked the stairs to the top of the leaning Tower of Pisa
17. Grown and eaten your own vegetables

18. Touched an iceberg
19. Slept under the stars
20. Changed a baby’s diaper

21. Taken a trip in a hot air balloon
22. Watched a meteor shower
23. Gotten drunk on champagne
24. Given more than you can afford to charity
25. Looked up at the night sky through a telescope
26. Had an uncontrollable giggling fit at the worst possible moment
27. Had a food fight

28. Bet on a winning horse
29. Asked out a stranger
30. Had a snowball fight

31. Screamed as loudly as you possibly can
32. Held a lamb
33. Seen a total eclipse
34. Ridden a roller coaster
35. Hit a home run
36. Danced like a fool and not cared who was looking
37. Adopted an accent for an entire day
38. Actually felt happy about your life, even for just a moment
39. Had two hard drives for your computer
40. Visited all 50 states
41. Taken care of someone who was drunk
42. Had amazing friends

43. Danced with a stranger in a foreign country
44. Watched wild whales
45. Stolen a sign
46. Backpacked in Europe
47. Taken a road-trip
48. Gone rock climbing
49. Midnight walk on the beach
50. Gone sky diving
51. Visited Ireland
52. Been heartbroken longer than you were actually in love
53. In a restaurant, sat at a stranger’s table and had a meal with them
54. Visited Japan
55. Milked a cow
56. Alphabetized your CDs
57. Pretended to be a superhero

58. Sung karaoke
59. Lounged around in bed all day
60. Played touch football
61. Gone scuba diving
62. Kissed in the rain
63. Played in the mud
64. Played in the rain
65. Gone to a drive-in theater

66. Visited the Great Wall of China
67. Started a business
68. Fallen in love and not had your heart broken
69. Toured ancient sites

70. Taken a martial arts class
71. Played D&D for more than 6 hours straight
72. Gotten married
73. Been in a movie
74. Crashed a party
75. Gotten divorced
76. Gone without food for 5 days
77. Made cookies from scratch
78. Won first prize in a costume contest
79. Ridden a gondola in Venice
80. Gotten a tattoo
81. Rafted the Snake River
82. Been on television news programs as an “expert”
83. Got flowers for no reason
84. Performed on stage
85. Been to Las Vegas
86. Recorded music
87. Eaten shark
88. Kissed on the first date
89. Gone to Thailand
90. Bought a house
91. Been in a combat zone
92. Buried one/both of your parents
93. Been on a cruise ship
94. Spoken more than one language fluently
95. Performed in Rocky Horror
96. Raised children
97. Followed your favorite band/singer on tour
99. Taken an exotic bicycle tour in a foreign country
100. Picked up and moved to another city to just start over
101. Walked the Golden Gate Bridge
102. Sang loudly in the car, and didn’t stop when you knew someone was looking
103. Had plastic surgery
104. Survived an accident that you shouldn’t have survived
105. Wrote articles for a large publication
106. Lost over 100 pounds
107. Held someone while they were having a flashback
108. Piloted an airplane
109. Touched a stingray
110. Broken someone’s heart
111. Helped an animal give birth
112. Won money on a T.V. game show
113. Broken a bone
114. Gone on an African photo safari
115. Had a facial part pierced other than your ears
116. Fired a rifle, shotgun, or pistol
117. Eaten mushrooms that were gathered in the wild
118. Ridden a horse
119. Had major surgery

120. Had a snake as a pet
121. Hiked to the bottom of the Grand Canyon
122. Slept for more than 30 hours over the course of 48 hours
123. Visited more foreign countries than U.S. states
124. Visited all 7 continents
125. Taken a canoe trip that lasted more than 2 days
126. Eaten kangaroo meat
127. Eaten sushi
128. Had your picture in the newspaper
129. Changed someone’s mind about something you care deeply about
130. Gone back to school
131. Parasailed
132. Touched a cockroach
133. Eaten fried green tomatoes
134. Read The Iliad - and the Odyssey
135. Selected one “important” author who you missed in school, and read

136. Killed and prepared an animal for eating
137. Skipped all your school reunions
138. Communicated with someone without sharing a common spoken language
139. Been elected to public office
140. Written your own computer language
141. Thought to yourself that you’re living your dream
142. Had to put someone you love into hospice care
143. Built your own PC from parts
144. Sold your own artwork to someone who didn’t know you
145. Had a booth at a street fair
146. Dyed your hair
147. Been a DJ
148. Shaved your head
149. Caused a car accident
150. Saved someone’s life


The life of Indigo Red is full of adventure. Tune in next time for the Further Adventures of Indigo Red.

8 comments:

mudkitty said...

I'm a list lover, and that is one of the best lists I've ever seen.

Mike's America said...

Well I am sure we all look forward to reading mudslapper's list...

NOT!

Indigo. You shaved your head?

Indigo Red said...

Yeah, Mike. Got tired of washing my hair so I shaved it off. Really dumb move because it was winter and my head got really cold.

mudkitty said...

Quit it! You're making me laugh. I just got orange juice up my nose thanks to you.

Indigo Red said...

See! Just like a liberal to blame your own behavior on someone else. You CHOSE to laugh.

mudkitty said...

What can I say, I'm pro-choice.

Gayle said...

LOL! You shaved your head in the winter! I'll bet you only did it once! ;)

I was intrigued by this list too. Here's mine:

Climbed a mountaian
Held a tarantula
Said "I love you" and meant it.
Hugged a tree, (mainly to see if I could get my arms all the way around it.)
Grown and eaten my own vegetables
Changed a baby's diaper
Watched a meteor shower
I've been drunk, but never on champagne
Looked up at the night sky through a telescope
Had an uncontrollable giggling fit at the worst possible moment
Had a snowball fight
Sreamed as loundly as you posibly can
Held a lamb
Seen a total eclipse
Ridden a roller coaster
Hit a home run
Adopted an accent for an entire day
Actually felt happy about your life, even for just a moment
Taken care of someone who was drunk
Had amazing friends
Danced with a stranger in a foreign country
Watched wild whales
Taken a road-trip
Gone rock climbing
Midnight walk on the beach
Been heartbroken longer than you were actually in love
In a restaurant, sat at a stranger's table and had a meal with them
Milked a cow
Kissed in the rain
Played in the mud
Played in the rain
Gone to a drive-in theater
Started a business
Fallen in love and not had your heart broken
Taken a martial arts class
Gotten married
Made cookies from scratch
Won first prize in a costume contest
Performed on stage
Been to Las Vegas
Eaaten shark
Bought a house
Buried one/both of your parents
Spoken more than one language fluently
Raised children
Survived an accident that you shouldn't have survied
Piloted an airplane
Fired a rifle, shotgun, or pistol
Ridden a horse
Touched a cockroach
Eaten fried green tomatoes
Read The Iliad - and the Odyssey
Killed and prepared an animal for eating (if Fish count)
Communicated with someone without sharing a common spoken language
Sold your own artwork to someone who didn't know you
Dyed your hair
Saved someone's life

Baleboosteh said...

I know I am a bit late to this one, but, I am so glad I did read it.

I always find memes very interesting - it is amazing what you can learn about people through them!