Huldra Forsvant (Theodor Kittelsen)

Huldra Forsvant (Theodor Kittelsen)
Huldra Forsvant (Theodor Kittelsen)

Monday, February 4, 2013

The Quiz

1. What are you going to do to make today a good day?
2. Are you thick skinned or thin?
3. Do you choose things quickly or obsess about weighing options? And "depends" is not an answer The Great Quizmaster will accept.
4. A piece of truth that gives you peace
5. How many roads must a man walk down before you call him a man?

15 comments:

Ben McLaughlin said...

1. What are you going to do to make today a good day?
2. Are you thick skinned or thin?
3. Do you choose things quickly or obsess about weighing options? And "depends" is not an answer The Great Quizmaster will accept.
4. A piece of truth that gives you peace
5. How many roads must a man walk down before you call him a man?

Pedro said...

1. Go back to my new home
2. Thick
3. OBSESS!!!!
4. My boys love me unconditionally
5. ??? Late night mate?!

Nathan said...

1. Breakfast at a cafe.
2. Thick.
3. Generally I trust a brand for a long time, after doing some research.
4. The gospel.
5. The answer my friend, is blowing in the wind.

Belle said...

1. I'm going to stop eating from this very yummy (but very large) packet of Red Rock Deli Sea Salt and Balsamic Vinegar chips before my tongue starts bleeding.

2. I want to be treated like I'm thick-skinned (raw honesty, always), even if I'll cry about it.

3. I think I err on the quick side. Particularly when answering these quiz questions.

4. "This is how God showed his love among us: He sent his one and only Son into the world that we might live through him." 1 John 4:9

5. A man doesn't have to perform any arbitrary, culturally-determined tests in order for me to approve of calling him a man. If he's man, I'll call him a man.

Ben McLaughlin said...

1. Try and redirect my thoughts off earthly things and onto God things this arvo.
2. Thin in general though I've worked on making it thicker
3. I choose quickly. Research wearies my soul.
4. Gods mercies are new EVERY morning
5. Seventeen. Fifteen if 1 or more highways are included, twelve for 2 or more motorways. Lanes and cul de says are worth a half and two thirds of a road respectively.

Ben McLaughlin said...

1. Try and redirect my thoughts off earthly things and onto God things this arvo.
2. Thin in general though I've worked on making it thicker
3. I choose quickly. Research wearies my soul.
4. Gods mercies are new EVERY morning
5. Seventeen. Fifteen if 1 or more highways are included, twelve for 2 or more motorways. Lanes and cul de says are worth a half and two thirds of a road respectively.

Crazyjedidiah said...

1. Get some stuff done that needs doing.
2. Thin
3. I am really bad at making decisions so I obsess about weighing options.
4. God does not give us things we cannot handle.
5. I was beaten to it but:
The answer, my friend, is blowing in the wind, the answer is blowing in the wind.

Meredith said...

1. Join a gym.
2. Can we say "depends" for this one O Great Quizmaster?
3. Quickly. Life is too short to hang about.
4. God keeps all His promises. It doesn't depend upon me.
5. This question is probably best left to the men to answer.

Libby said...

1. Play with my daughters - it's all girls with the man/boy at school (teaching/learning).
2. thin I think though, like you, my skin is thickening with age and maturity.
3. Quick
4. Jesus is king no matter what (the mighty mighty king)
5. I sang a verse of that song solo at the Hills Centre when my school performed - I was very nervous but I loved it! And I love the song to this day.

KIM said...

1. drink lots of tea and sparkling grape juice

2. thin

3. obsess -- pros and cons lists ad infinitum

4. God will never leave us nor forsake us

5. mmm different roads or the same? oh, let's go with 18,000 if we include the same one multiple times (walk down a road twice a day most days of the year until you're about ... 25 ... for a guy ...)

Karen said...

1. A bit late now since the day is almost over....but my goal to feel good about my day was to survive a big first day at work with my entourage of Uni students. And I have survived :)
2. Thin....
3. Obsess about the options. Always. I love it when choice is limited to one or two things. Even two things can be difficult.
4. God cares for us, always.
5. Don't know....but the number would be less if he'd asked for directions to begin with....

Deb said...

1. Work hard.
2. Thin but I pretend to be thick.
3. Obsess. There's a famous tale about the 3 months of delibration I once put into the purchase of a hair clip. I wish I was joking!
4. One day, all things will be made right again.
5. At least 7. Maybe 6 if he's a solid dependable type. But if it takes more than 11 roads, he's probably never going to amount to much.

Findo said...

1. It's evening, so... go to bed!
2. It depends. I'm quite thick skinned when it comes to people being offensive, and rather thin skinned when it comes to criticism of my work..
3. I obsess and look at things online for ages.
4. Jesus will come and make all things new.
5. One.. the road to maturity?

Alistair Bain said...

1. listen.
2. Thin. But getting thicker.
3. Obsess.
4. I cannot stuff up God's plans for the world.
5. more than they used to have to.

Ruth said...

1. Pray about it.
2. Thin, but getting thicker (and grumpier) with age.
3.obsess - I love to grab a piece of paper and make a 'pros & cons' list.
4. Philippians 4:6-7.
5. One of my sons used to sing that song loudly, loved it....but got the main lyric wrong. We had to stop him singing it, cause the 'answer my friend in blowing in my wind' was just too funny!