What is your greatest Fear?
Running out of Ideas, and not getting enough Sleep.
What is your current State of Mind?
Gratitude to God for all He has given...and all He has taken away.
What is your current Occupation (Way of Spending Time)?
Drawing, sketching, writing, and experimenting in my cozy little kitchen.
Which Historical Figure do you most identify with?
God is the greatest Designer, ever; through Him all things are possible.
Which Living Person do you most admire?
Who is your favourite Fictional Hero?
I have three, actually: Griselda Craigie, Larry Darrell & Suzanne Rouvier.
Who are your Real-Life Heroes?
Isak Dinesen, Babe Paley & Sir Winston Churchill, not necessarily in that order.
What is your most treasured possession?
My talent, skill & knowledge, each of them a precious gift from God.
When & Where were you happiest?
When I finished this bloody questionnaire....
What is your most obvious Characteristic?
My innate sense of what should be done in a room.
What is the Trait you most deplore in yourself?
Never leaving well enough alone.
What is the Trait you most deplore in Others?
Stupidity, ignorance and the determination to remain so.
What is your greatest Extravagance?
Vintage Paul & Shark sweaters; don't ask, I already have too many.
What is your Favourite Journey?
The train from Paris to Versailles...every station is a memory.
What do you dislike most about your Appearance?
I don't like my toes. And my elbows could probably use some work, too.
What do you consider the most over-rated virtue?
Abstinence, and following that, moderation.
On what occasion do you lie?
I try very hard not to do so.
Which words or phrases do you most over-use?
Hot Diggity Dog!
If you could change one thing about yourself, what would it be?
Nothing; I like myself just the way God made me!
What do you consider to be your greatest Achievement?
Where would you like to Live?
Paris, but only in the spring.
What is the Quality you most admire in a Man?
Intelligence, sensitivity and wit.
What is the Quality you most admire in a Woman?
Beauty, charm and grace.
What is it you most dislike?
What do you value most in your Friends?
Their unswerving loyalty and kindness.
How would you like to Die?
In my sleep and in my bed.
If you were to die & come back as a person or animal, what do you think it would be?
Catherine Deneuve, baby, Catherine Deneuve!
If you could choose an Object to come back as, what would it be?
Either a Cartier wristwatch, or an exceptionally beautiful Baccarat vase.
What is your Motto?
"If you can't be a good boy...be a bad girl."
Who has been the Greatest Influence on You?
Mies van der Rohe, Josef Frank, and Nancy Lancaster...not necessarily in that order.