"Jail cells are usually small, icky places..."
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Co-Worker's Not-So-Candid Quotes
"She has a wicked sense of humor tempered by a genuine concern for the players enjoyment of the game."
"GM Riel is a fantastic boss. She's very quick to praise, support, and kill her staff, which keeps the GMs happy and productive."
"I am...in awe of her ability to manage an entire team of CE lunatics...er, staff members... amused by her doing it with such humor and flair... grateful for her willingness to do it with such personal attention."
"She makes the most difficult customer service situation seem easy."
"She handles customers with both style and flair."
"She's both fair and firm."
Where were you born?
Where do you currently live?
Near Dayton, Ohio.
Do you have any pets/kids/both?
I have a pet: Darin, male humanoid.
I have children: Anna (married to Peter, with a 3 year old son named Andy), Maggie, Amy and Missy.
They range in age from Missy at 7 to Anna at almost 22. Darin, I don't want to have to cut his leg off to count rings.
What is your current occupation?
Full time mommy, and SGM. And yes, the two are often (read: usually) fully interchangeable.
What did you want to be while you were growing up?
A teacher and a mommy.
Favorite TV shows?
Sean Connery, Jackie Chan, Chris Tucker, Nicholas Cage.
Alex Beaton, Irish Rovers, Gaelic Storm.
Dean R. Koontz, Jerry B. Jenkins.
Where did you go to college and what did you study?
N/a ... I couldn't wait to get out of school.
Favorite/least favorite job you've ever had?
McDonald's, where I took a second job when I was 18 in order to save up the money to put a downpayment on a car.
Reading, logic/math problems, writing, cooking, sewing, computers
Shrimp, pizza (but not together!).
Favorite board games or computer games?
Favorite sports/sports teams?
What would you do with a million dollars?
Have fun spending it.
What three people past or present would you invite to dinner?
Lizzie Borden (did you do it?), Sam Sheppard (ditto, even though I am sure he didn't), Alex Beaton (listen to him sing, you'll know why).
What is your favorite quote?
Satis Verborum (loosely translated: Nothing more need be said).
Name something you'd like to do before you die.
Live to be 100.
What's your favorite acronym?
Who is your hero or heroine?
My maternal grandma (deceased). She was a tough ol' gal who was a truly fine and decent human being.
If you could have any musical group or artist, past or present, play at your birthday party, who would it be?
If you could have any superpower, what would it be and why?
Teleportation, so that if someone was irritating or annoying me, I could simply go elsewhere. Or send them elsewhere. Either works.
And the Zobmondo question:
If you had to choose, would you rather wake up unexpectedly in the hospital...
Wake up unexpectedly in jail?
I guess I'd have to choose the hospital. Jail cells are usually small, icky places, and I'm claustrophobic.