Tuesday, May 3, 2011

25 Real-time questions

Our people say:
Yoruba: “Ó mọ́ mi lọ́wọ́” ní ńdi olè.
English: “It is an exact fit for my hand” leads to thievery. - Yoruba proverb.

1. Do you have any pets?
-> Not at the moment.

2. Name three things that are physically close to you...
-> Peach Pleasure Jamba Juice smoothie.
-> My planner
-> My Ecology and Evolutionary Biology textbook.

3. What's the weather like now?
-> Very bright! I'm thankful for this week - bliss.

4. Do you drive? If so have you crashed?
-> Haha.

5. What time did you wake up this morning?
-> 6:30 am. My body needs to learn how to sleep for a little longer. : /

6. When was the last time you showered?
-> This morning, a.k.a three hours ago.

7. What was the last movie you saw?
-> Nollywood movie - Mirror of Life parts 1-4 (smh).

8. What does your last text message say:
->  'What does wahala mean?'
      I had responded to my friend's text by saying, 'Alright, no wahala' and she asked the question.

9. What's your ringtone?
->  My phone's mostly on vibration mode.

10. Have you ever been to a different country?
-> Yes. I've been to eleven others, and I lived in three of the eleven.

11. Do you like Sushi?
-> Oh My Self! I absolutely like sushi. I've had Hapa sushi three times this week (and it's only Tuesday).

12. Where do you buy your groceries?
-> Boulder Beyond Organic Farm, Lagos Market, Sprouts, KingSoopers, Whole Foods.

13. Have you ever taken medication to help you fall asleep faster?
-> Nope.

14. How many siblings do you have?
-> I have two fantabulicious brothers and one sugary-potato almost-twin sister.

15. Do you have a desktop computer or a laptop?
-> Laptop.

16. How old will you be turning on your next birthday?
-> You won't even believe it so make we shun am.

17. Do you wear contacts or glasses?
-> Haha, none. I have a funny little tale about glasses in my childhood.

18. Do you color your hair?
-> No. At least I haven't yet.

19. Tell me something you are planning to do today?
-> Meet with my Ecology and Evolutionary Biology study group for question and answer session for Wednesday's exam.

20. When was the last time you cried?
-> I cried last week after Skyping with my dad. It kills me to know what my hometown (Port Harcourt) has become.

21. What is your favorite Pizza topping?
I absolutely do not like Pizza. It's not inedible for me but it's a last I'm-about-to-die-of-starvation resort for me.

22. Which do you prefer - hamburgers or cheeseburgers?
Hamburgers. I HATE cheese.

23. Have you ever had an all-nighter?
Yes, during Freshman year. Stupid idea. I know my body much better now.

24. What is your eye color?
Like that of burnt mahogany.

25. Can you taste the difference between Pepsi and Coke?
In Nigeria, yes. In the US, all I taste is high fructose corn syrup. Mttccchhheeww

From MyneWhitman

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God bless and all the best with finals.


  1. LOL about tasting only HFC syrup. That's the only thing I also taste in all the sodas and even juices.

  2. I also laughed at the last answer. Awwww...sad reading about PH. Naija as a whole sometimes gets me near tears. E go better.

    BTW, you don't like pizza?! LOL...don't mind me.

  3. #7 - Nollywood move: u get time to watch part 1-4? lol

    #10 - I've only been to 5, lived in say 2 or 3. I envy you! lol

    #16 - I know! haha

    #24 - which kin colour be tt one o? lol

    I dey miss u o, Funmi. I hope time will allow for catch up sometime soon :)

    - LDP

  4. @ Prism, abi oh.

    @ Myne, Amin oh. Haha, me and pizza, we get as we be jare.

    @ Egbon

    #7, they are not as long as they sound. The producers just split them up to make money. They are actually rather short sometimes.

    #10, no envy me oh. I'm seriously slacking.

    #16, you understand. Haha, I don't try anymore.

    #24, brown, mahogany...same no ni. beauty of English Language ni.

    I'm done with exams. We could Skype soon.


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