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A meme of many layers

This meme is from Dave. I’m sure there will come a time when I’ve done so many memes there’ll be nothing new to say in them, but oh well…

Layer One

  • Name: Neil.
  • Birth date: May 25th.
  • Birthplace: York, UK.
  • Current Location: Bradford, UK.
  • Eye Color: Blue.
  • Hair Color: Dark Brown.
  • Height: Just under 6 feet.
  • Righty or Lefty: Righty, but I can use my left hand quite a bit.
  • Zodiac Sign: Gemini.


  • Your heritage: About as English as they come.
  • The shoes you wore today: None, but I’ll be wearing trainers later when I actually get out of my pyjamas and dressing gown…
  • Your weakness: Gooey chocolate cookies.
  • Your fears: Blood and gore.
  • Your perfect pizza: Pretty much anything at Salt’s Diner at Saltaire.
  • Goal you’d like to achieve: Get a good degree.


  • Your most overused phrase on AIM: “cool”
  • Your first waking thoughts: “Yay, a day of doing coursework….”
  • Your best physical feature: Erm….
  • Your most missed memory: Watching “Maid Marrion and her Merry Men” on BBC1


  • Pepsi or Coke: Coke.
  • McDonald’s or Burger King: McDonalds, but it’s not like I really like either of them.
  • Single or group dates: Single.
  • Adidas or Nike: Errr Nike, probably.
  • Lipton Ice Tea or Nestea: Lipton Ice, but I don’t really like either.
  • Chocolate or vanilla: Oooh, chocolate. Lots of it.
  • Cappuccino or coffee: Not a coffee drinker.


  • Smoke: No, never have.
  • Cuss: I try not to but sometimes words just (&*%$) slip out.
  • Sing: Usually only in private, unless I’m drunk.
  • Take a shower everyday: Yes.
  • Do you think you’ve been in love: Yes.
  • Want to go to college: There right now.
  • Liked high school: Wasn’t that great.
  • Want to get married: Sure, eventually.
  • Believe in yourself: You have to believe in yourself if you want to suceed.
  • Get motion sickness: Sometimes, usually if I’m trying to read something and it’s a particularly bumpy ride.
  • Think you’re attractive: Heh…. No.
  • Think you’re a health freak: No, but I do try to stay at least a little healthy.
  • Get along with your parent(s): Yes.
  • Like thunderstorms: Cool to watch, not cool to be caught outside in the middle of one.
  • Play an instrument: No.


In the past month

  • Drank alcohol: Yes.
  • Smoked: No.
  • Done a drug: No.
  • Made Out: No.
  • Gone on a date: No.
  • Gone to the mall: No (we don’t really have malls here…)
  • Eaten an entire box of Oreos: No.
  • Eaten sushi: No.
  • Been on stage: No.
  • Been dumped: No.
  • Gone skating: No.
  • Made homemade cookies: No.
  • Dyed your hair: No.
  • Stolen Anything: Don’t think so…



  • Played a game that required removal of clothing: Don’t think so…
  • If so, was it mixed company: Probably.
  • Been trashed or extremely intoxicated: I’ve been pretty bad but not so trashed I couldn’t walk.
  • Been caught “doing something”: Probably.
  • Been called a tease: Don’t think so.
  • Gotten beaten up: Kinda, at school.
  • Shoplifted: No.
  • Changed who you were to fit in: Sorta.


  • Age you hope to be married: 28
  • Numbers and Names of Children: 2 girls and a boy. I’ve got some ideas for names (nothing too common but nothing pretentious either).
  • Describe your Dream Wedding: One with all my family and friends and lots of food. I don’t think it would be in a church.
  • How do you want to die: Painlessly.
  • Where you want to go to college: I’m quite happy here.
  • What do you want to be when you grow up: I wish I knew.
  • What country would you most like to visit: Ireland.


  • Number of drugs taken illegally: None.
  • Number of people I could trust with my life: A few.
  • Number of CDs that I own: Far too many singles and a few handfuls of albums.
  • Number of piercings: None.
  • Number of tattoos: None. Don’t think I’ll get any either because I’d have to put up with it for the rest of my life.
  • Number of times my name has appeared in the newspaper? : One or two times. Both for good reasons.
  • Number of scars on my body: One small one on my right cheek.
  • Number of things in my past that I regret: One.

One Comment

  1. Many of the memes are starting to duplicated questions (at least a dozen of these I had already answered before) but, if the questions are good, I go ahead and answer them anyway because it might be fresh info to newer readers.