The Experience Will Stay With You;

This is the blog of a recovering anonymous alcoholic. There's also some Marxism creeping in now and then. Feel free to post comments, but if you know me, keep them anonymous. Thanks.

Wednesday, August 16, 2006

Confessions

A few days ago I ended a post on my depression with an excerpt from Karl Marx's "Confessions". This was a Victorian parlour game. Here are my answers.

Your favourite virtue: honesty

Your favourite virtue in man: magnaminity

Your favourite virtue in woman: resolve

Your chief characteristic: fear

Your idea of happiness: walking uphill in the sunshine

Your idea of misery: lack of purpose

The vice you excuse most: jealousy

The vice you detest most: misrepresentation, dissimulation

Your aversion: television

Favourite occupation: walking

Favourite poet: Ivor Cutler

Favourite prose-writer: Raymond Carver, Jeanette Winterson

Favourite hero: Leon Trotsky

Favourite heroine: Thelma & Louise

Favourite flower: black rose

Favourite colour: pink

Favourite name: Sammy Hilbert-Spaess

Favourite dish: chenna chatni

Favourite maxim: Everything flows

Favourite motto: Only connect

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