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On Mon, 14 Jul 14 00:19:47 UTC Ismael Santos (20) answered the Proust Questionnaire (click on a question to read other answers):

What do you regard as the lowest depth of misery?
Lobotomized from how you feel, confined to a menial job for eternity
Where would you like to live?
In a cave far away from civilization
What is your idea of earthly happiness?
Good books, food, music, friends and family and all loves, and living under a nice tree
To what faults do you feel most indulgent?
Self-obsessed words and acts
Who are your favorite heroes of fiction?
Raoul Duke
Who are your favorite characters in history?
Napoleon, Winston Churchill, Allen Ginsberg, William Carlos Williams
Who are your favorite heroines in real life?
Any woman who's surviving, and thriving, in this odd world
Who are your favorite heroines of fiction?
Sylvia Plath in Bell Jar
Your favorite painter?
Van Gogh
Your favorite musician?
Bob Dylan
The quality you most admire in a man?
The quality you most admire in a woman?
Humor, Self-awareness, intelligence
Your favorite virtue?
Being decent, I suppose
Your favorite occupation?
Reading and writing poetry
Who would you have liked to be?
Hmm, being Walt Whitman sounds amazing, to say the least
Your most marked characteristic?
Incessant reckless impulsivity in spewing out whatever I want to say
What do you most value in your friends?
Sense of honesty and openness
What is your principle defect?
Cowardly at best, egomaniac and self-obsessed at worst
What to your mind would be the greatest of misfortunes?
Being born and raised anywhere else, other than Miami
What would you like to be?
The best version of myself, with confidence enough in his work to make it through
What is your favorite color?
Green as a tree leaf
What is your favorite flower?
All flowers work for me
What is your favorite bird?
Who are your favorite prose writers?
Vladimir Nabokov and Elmore Leonard
Who are your favorite poets?
Allen Ginsberg, Jack Spicer
Who are your heroes in real life?
My dad
Who are your favorite heroines of history?
Cardona, my mom Rosa, Maya Angelou
What are your favorite names?
My dog's name, Shena, and one of my friend's names, Janeixis
What is it you most dislike?
Braggadocio, and egomania
What historical figures do you most despise?
George Bush, Hitler
What event in military history do you most admire?
Not really my own or any event, but a military veteran, at 80 or so, receiving his PHD at FIU was great
What natural gift would you most like to possess?
Faster tongue, sturdier bones
How would you like to die?
As sleep-filled as possible
What is your present state of mind?
Tired with mental fogs, in need of a desperate shower
What is your motto?
C'est la vie

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