My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. 'Most people are about as happy as they decide to be.' Abraham Lincoln
Q. Who is your favorite fictional villain?
A. Alec d'Urberville in Tess of the D'Urbervilles - He's far more alluring than the priggish Angel.
Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?
A. clearly and actually in print and 'Do you know what I mean?' in conversation.
Q. Which living person do you most admire?
A. President Obama because I want to believe there is at least one political leader who knows what to do
Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?
A. Captain Wentworth in Persuasion by Jane Austen.