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Sunday, 17 January 2010

A Concert and a Trivia

Our Weekend Memoirs: Dionne Warwick Live in Bangkok
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Sorting a visa problem doesn't have to be guantanamosh. The Thai Immigration Department gave me 7 days before they granted me a longer 365. I used the leeway making sure I didn't end up prosecuted as that's how the threat was stamped on my passport. So while our liaison officer was meeting lawyers, I was revelling in my Sunday night dreams with a hit maker.

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One of the main things I bought the ticket for was a good video of a Warwick song that disappeared on youtube - I'll Never Love this Way Again. It felt good to finally hear it live and see the legend herself.

Bangkokians dispersing


That's What Friends Are For
was brilliantly performed. David Elliott Warwick did a great job singing for Stevie Wonder and Elton John's parts with his famous mom.


Chette and I lingered for awhile in this area after the concert

and here's on our way out of Thailand Cultural Center, the concert venue.

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Sunday Stealing: The Trivia About Me Meme
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Today we ripped this meme off a blogger and blog named Astrid Paramita. She states that she stole it at BubbleBoo. But, it was probably stolen there as well. So, of course, that will be as far as we go. Tracing back our theft's thieves might take some time.

Opening…

Do you get regular massages?
~ no

Do you have an answering machine?
~ no

What cuss word do you use the most?
~ it depends upon the emotional impact of the moment

Are you underweight or overweight?
~ idealweight

Can you see your veins?
~ if I slit my skin maybe

Favorite…

Soap?
~ it used to be The Bold and the Beautiful

Fruit?
~ mango

Kind of red meat?
~ beef

Fish?
~tuna

Candy bar?
~ the mint, lemony, chocolatey type

Have You Ever…

Eaten a whole bag of potato chips?
~ yes, a whole small bag of potato chips

Eaten lobster?
~ yes

Climbed a mountain?
~ yes

Been skydiving?
~ no

Been water skiing?
~ no

Do You…

Wish you could change something about your life?
~ yes

Like your nose?
~ I'm perfectly ok with my nose, thank you

Like salt and vinegar chips?
~ yes

Eat salsa?
~ no

Own a boat?
~ I own a coat

What Is…

A small thing that people let slide but that actually has dire consequences?
~ nosy memes

Your most macho trait?
~ I'm every inch a woman

The longest relationship you’ve ever had?
~ it was too long I forgot it

Your most embarrassing thoughts?
~ you have to read my thoughts to know

Your most shameful moment?
~ is there an award if I revealed it?

This/That…

Bath/Shower?
~ shower

Markers/Crayons?
~ crayons

Pens/Pencils?
~ pens

Jelly/Cream Cheese?
~ cream

Bagel/Toast?
~ bagel

Finish…

My greatest weakness is…
~ letting my mind wander too much

I wish I was…
~ already exploring if PhD really means Permanent Head Damage

Three things I wouldn’t do for a million dollars are…
~ kill, kill, remarry the ex

The oddest thing I’ve ever put in my mouth is…
~ some food that says chocolate but didn't taste anything like chocolate

Firsts…

Credit card you had?
~ wala

Loan you got was for?
~ learning what it's like to have a loan

Paycheck was for how much?
~ enough to buy grilled banana

Time you had stitches?
~ when a glass cracked open on my finger

Time you went to the hospital for something?
~ to be born

Lasts…

List everything you ate in the last 24 hours?
~ beef steak, veggie salad, green tea, fruits, noodles

Last thing you used a credit card for?
~ N/A

What was your job previous to the one you have now?
~ the same as the one I have now

Last thing you celebrated?
~ new year

Last time you were at a sports bar?
~ I don't do sports bars

Bud hosts

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15 comments:

Thom said...

Hmmmm still have a hankering for the ex do we? ROFLMAO. We have several of the same answers or were on the same wave length. Great minds. Soap, Veins, weight and a whole lot of yes no answers. This was sorta dumb but oh well. I didn't even add any pictures...too much crap to have to answer LOL. You have a coat LOL but the best was I'm every inch a woman. Love it. Great answers. And speaking of women. You lucky dawg, err woman LOL you. I had forgotten that you were getting to see Dionne Warwick. Did she know the way to San Jose as well? What a beautiful venue it was too. Glad you didn't end up a jail bird LOL. Have a wonderful Sunday :)

Hazel said...

LOL!!! I wouldn't remarry the ex even if it was only him and me left in this world waaahhhhhahahah!
Your idealweight was a brilliant one. And yes, Miss Warwick knew the way to San Jose. I actually thought of you when she sang it :)

Thom said...

ROFLMAO!!! i knew it but what about a million bucks? ROFLMAO!!! As I said we had some of the same answers. Kindred spirit I would say. I'm so envious of you getting to see her. I love her. I'm honored you thought of me. Oh yeah I just put that song in a meme answer LOL. No wonder. Can't get much pass this old man LOL.

Hazel said...

Some mistakes are costlier than a million bucks, Thom. Ok, I'll take the million bucks, but NOT the ex lol! Kindred spirit - I love that. I remember your San Diego answer on a meme :)

Anya said...

You have always such a funny answers thanks for the smile (in the early morning here ;)

Have a relaxing sunday
(@^.^@)

Hootin' Anni said...

I wish I could have typed "ideal weight"!!!

My Sunday Stealing is posted. Hope you can stop by to visit and view.

HERE

Bud Weiser, WTIT said...

What ever you do, don't slit your skin for a stupid meme! :) Happy Sunday...

I am Harriet said...

Nosy memes- I know what you mean :)

Have a great day!
http://iamharriet.blogspot.com/2010/01/what-cuss-word-do-you-use-most.html
Be sure to join us for Monday Meyhem!

Ebie said...

Dionne is one of my favorite all-time singers! The choices of songs you picked are my favorites too. I have never seen her perform live (hehehe, living so closed to the Hollywood).

I hope those ladies will be able to sort out your VISA.

Enjoy the week!

Bodhi said...

Fun answers and direct. You did great.

kalea_kane said...

I use to like The Bold and the Beautiful too, but lately I stopped watching in order to avoid the strain in my eyes from rolling them all the time. Loved the pictures too. Have a great week!

luna miranda said...

I didn't know Dionne Warwick still performs live. nice photos.

your answers are entertaining--made me smile.:p

Mariposa said...

Awesome answers! :)




Mariposa's Sunday Stealing

chubskulit said...

Buti na lang magaling ang liason officer nyo and you get the chance to have a wonderful time watching a concert.

I am a bit late but I hope you can still take a peek on my OWM entry

Joops said...

What a great weekend you have!

Trying to catch up for my OWM entry, have a great week!