leucanthemum b

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About me

Gender Female
Industry Arts
Occupation Watercolorist, author, village idiot
Location Monmouth, Illinois, United States
Introduction Some brag they're born/ Of princes and queens/ And therefore, of gods and goddesses./ I trace my genes/ Through teachers and deans/ And assorted odds and oddesses.
Interests History, politics, art, Native American and other folklore, gardening, carpentry, home restoration, many other interests
Favorite Movies Casablanca, Raiders of the Lost Ark, Little Big Man, anything from Pixar/Lasseter, anything with Fred Astaire dancing in it, all the Marx Brothers flix, Kurosawa flix, Sergio Leone's spaghetti westerns
Favorite Music Mozart, the Beatles, Big Band, sea chanteys, bluegrass (esp. Doc Watson & Jean Ritchie), Early Blues, Cole Porter & contemporaries
Favorite Books Archy's Lives of Mehitabel, Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, The Joy of Cooking, The Agony and the Ecstasy, I Claudius, and whichever book I'm reading at the moment

You've just inherited a manufacturing plant that specializes in plastics. What are you going to make?

I'm going to make whoopie. I think that's what I was told by that delightful and attractive young attorney. Or is it whoopie cushions?