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Lin ([personal profile] faevii) wrote2012-12-31 10:42 pm

Oh hey, it's that meme I do at the end of every year!

1. What did you do in 2012 that you'd never done before?

Many things, none of them easily summed up in a sentence.


2. Did you keep your new years' resolutions, and will you make more for next year?

I don't think I made any. For next year I've got this vague plan to ... waste less time, I suppose you could call it. :)


3. Did anyone close to you give birth?

No.


4. Did anyone close to you die?

No.


5. What countries did you visit?

Denmark!


6. What would you like to have in 2013 that you lacked in 2012?

Clarity.


7. What date from 2012 will remain etched upon your memory, and why?

I don't remember any. There've been days I will never forget, but I do not know when they were.


8. What was your biggest achievement of the year?

Oh dear. Getting a better sense of who I am? And making new friends, sort of. Yes, by now I think I can call them friends. :)


9. What was your biggest failure?

Missing an important appointment, I guess.


10. Did you suffer illness or injury?

Nothing out of the ordinary except that two of my wisdom teeth were removed and the aftermath was a nightmare. :/


11. What was the best thing you bought?

My tablet!!


12. Whose behavior merited celebration?

Various people I met at the hospital, from nurses to fellow patients. Also my mother's, a little, for reacting commendably when I told her a bunch of things she hadn't known about me yet.


13. Whose behavior made you appalled and depressed?

I was appalled occasionally but don't want to go into that here.


14. Where did most of your money go?

Food, clothes, craft supplies, phone, tablet, more food.


15. What did you get really, really, really excited about?

Seeing my "hospital friends" again a few months later.


16. What song will always remind you of 2012?

LOADS. "Goodbye Kiss" by Kasabian, "God & Satan" by Biffy Clyro, "Northshore" by Tegan and Sara, plus everything that was popular between Spring and Autumn.


17. Compared to this time last year, are you:

i. happier or sadder?

happier (this seems to change back and forth each year)


ii. thinner or fatter?

same


iii. richer or poorer?

same


18. What do you wish you'd done more of?

Exercise.


19. What do you wish you'd done less of?

Last time I said "picking at my fingers, argh" and that definitely still applies ...


20. How will you be spending How did you spend Christmas?

Like any other day for the most part. It wasn't unpleasant, but boring.


21. Did you fall in love in 2012?

Maybe a little bit. But I was never entirely sure of that and if it was ever the case, then I do think it's over now.


22. What was your favorite TV program?

Teen Wolf and Merlin.


23. Do you hate anyone now that you didn't hate this time last year?

Nah.


24. What was the best book you read?

I can't decide!! Seriously, I cannot answer this question at all this time.


25. What was your greatest musical discovery?

Nightwish


26. What did you want and get?

moral support


27. What did you want and not get?

a diagnosis that makes sense


28. What was your favorite film of this year?

The Avengers


29. What did you do on your birthday, and how old were you?

Is it sad that I have no idea? (What I did, that is, I know I turned 26. XD)


30. What one thing would have made your year immeasurably more satisfying?

If, at the hospital, a different doctor had taken on my case. They have this rule about not letting you switch doctors and I got stuck with the least competent of them. >_<


31. How would you describe your personal fashion concept in 2012?

One time I experimented with slightly more feminine stuff than usual for a while, but other than that it was pretty much the same as always. Only with more men's t-shirts. IDEK.


32. What kept you sane?

NOTHING


33. Which celebrity/public figure did you fancy the most?

STILL TOM HIDDLESTON


34. What political issue stirred you the most?

I didn't personally consider it a political issue (in terms of why it caught my interest), but everything related to the Maya and their misunderstood predictions.


35. Who did you miss?

Timo and my sister who went to Hungary.


36. Who was the best new person you met?

H.


37. Tell us a valuable life lesson you learned in 2011.

I dunno, I think I was too busy learning smaller lessons and discovering things about myself to really have any big revelations.


38. Quote a song lyric that sums up your year.

I wanna touch the edge of greatness
don't wanna be completely faithless