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Introduce Yourself: Answer Some Personal Questions

Discussion in 'Greetings and Introductions' started by Giverny, Jul 25, 2012.

  1. Gezzabelle

    Gezzabelle Prediabetes · Well-Known Member

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    - Include a photo here if you wish to.
    - What is your name? Rita aka Gezzabellle
    - How old are you?...too old to care
    - Are you male or female?....checks.....yes am female :)
    - Which country are you from?.....England
    - Which city/area do you live in?...West Midlands
    - Are you religious?....NO
    - Pick three words to describe your personality........witty, creative and thoughtful
    - Do you have any pets?....no
    - Microsoft or Apple?....microsoft
    - Which sport(s) (if any) do you like/play?....Love football (Liverpool FC )
    - Do you get angry easily?......yes of course I do ,.....why ask silly questions grrrrrr:mad::mad::mad::mad::mad::mad::mad:
    - Do you have any tattoos or piercings? If so, where?Yes....ears...pierced that is, not tattooed ;)
    - List your five favourite musicians/bands.....too many to mention
    - What would you say your favourite music genre is?.....anything that makes me dance
    - What is your favourite flag?.....Liverpool football clubs :)
    - Ever gone camping?....yes
    - Ever been in love?......yes
    - Ever used fake tan?....no
    - Which countries have you visited?........Australia, Majorca, South Africa
    - Favourite city?......Liverpool
    - List your five favourite TV programmes......Emmerdale, Corrie, East Enders...Casualty, Holby City
    - List your five favourite films.....Dirty Dancing , E.T...Captain Corellis Mandolin, Schindlers List
    - Are you wealthy?............I wish
    - Do you work? If so, as what?...no....retired
    - List the subjects you study/have studied.....none
    - What do you like most about yourself?.......the fact I used to NOT be a diabetic
    - What do you like least about yourself?...the fact that I AM a diabetic
     
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  2. hglaser

    hglaser Other · Newbie

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    - Include a photo here if you wish to.
    - What is your name? holly

    - How old are you?62

    - Are you male or female? im a girl

    - Which country are you from? usa
    - Which city/area do you live in? seattle
    - Are you religious?some
    - Pick three words to describe your personality. skew curious funny
    - Do you have any pets? cats
    - Microsoft or Apple? not apple
    - Which sport(s) (if any) do you like/play? soccer
    - Do you get angry easily?
    ---------blah, with ADD I do but mostly controlled with meds
    - Do you have any tattoos or piercings? If so, where?
    - List your five favourite musicians/bands.
    - What would you say your favourite music genre is? bluegrass

    - What is your favourite flag?
    - Ever gone camping?
    - Ever been in love?
    ----------still in love
    - Ever used fake tan?
    - Which countries have you visited?
    - Favourite city?
    - List your five favourite TV programmes.
    - List your five favourite films.
    - Are you wealthy?
    - Do you work? If so, as what?
    - List the subjects you study/have studied.
    - What do you like most about yourself?
    - What do you like least about yourself?

    Have fun![/QUOTE]
     
  3. Lissy74

    Lissy74 Type 2 · Member

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    Hi
    My name is Lissia I am 41 years old.
    I had gestational diabetes 12 years ago which went and then came back when my daughter was 2, since then I did diet for 8 years and them metformin which was awful and then saxagliptin currently that doesn't appear to help much.
    I am a single parent with three kids?, well, 21,16 and 11!
    I live by the beach
    I hate people that are judgemental and love considerate understanding people.
    What I love about myself?.......I love to smile.
    What I hate about myself?....... My size.

    I can't remember the rest of the questions!, sorry
     
  4. TyTy

    TyTy Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Hi. @Lissy74 welcome to the forum, hope you find the forum useful and ask questions you not sure of
     
  5. Robcz

    Robcz Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    I will have a go......

    - Include a photo here if you wish to.
    Photo in avatar
    - What is your name?
    Robert
    - How old are you?
    52
    - Are you male or female?
    Male
    - Which country are you from?
    The UK
    - Which city/area do you live in?
    Havirov the Czech Republic and Thailand Bangkok
    - Are you religious?#
    No, but still like people who are
    - Pick three words to describe your personality.
    Free, easy and loving
    - Do you have any pets?
    No pets, I move around too much to have them
    - Microsoft or Apple?
    Microsoft
    - Which sport(s) (if any) do you like/play?
    Swimming
    - Do you get angry easily?
    No....It make me stressed out :)
    - Do you have any tattoos or piercings? If so, where?
    None
    - List your five favorite musicians/bands.
    Foo Fighters, Beatles, Joe Satriani, Back street boys, David Bowie
    - What would you say your favourite music genre is?
    Rock
    - What is your favourite flag?
    The Thai flag.....The UK flag and the Czech flag
    - Ever gone camping?
    Yes when I was very young
    - Ever been in love?
    I'm in love already.... with my Thai wife xxx bless her
    - Ever used fake tan?
    No...But that's a funny question :)
    - Which countries have you visited?- Favourite city?
    America (Hawaii / Los angles), Sri Lanka, India, Pakistan, China, Thailand, Greece, Spain, Germany, Czech, Poland, Austria, Croatia, and Portugal..... I think that's it....
    - List your five favourite TV programmes.
    Qi, Top gear, Homes under the hammer, A place in the sun, and ''The Big Bang'' is OK
    - List your five favourite films.
    It's a wonderful life, Planet of the apes films, World war Z, Red Planet, 4 weddings and funeral
    - Are you wealthy?
    A little bit, but not too much...
    - Do you work? If so, as what?
    Have not worked for 15 years.....Good investments
    - List the subjects you study/have studied.
    Golf teacher, but hate golf now, English teacher but hate teaching (Diploma), Now study life and diabetes.
    - What do you like most about yourself?
    I have very sexy legs :)
    - What do you like least about yourself?
    I'm lazy
    Did I pass the test?
     
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  6. Kerimassarin

    Kerimassarin Type 1 · Member

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    - What is your name?
    Keri.
    - How old are you?
    22.
    - Are you male or female?
    Female.
    - Which country are you from?
    UK.
    - Which city/area do you live in?
    Essex, basildon.
    - Are you religious?
    Not particularly.
    - Pick three words to describe your personality.
    Sarcastic, thoughtful and caring.
    - Do you have any pets?
    1 dog, Max. Lab/Collie.
    - Microsoft or Apple?
    Microsoft.
    - Which sport(s) (if any) do you like/play?
    I like watching football and rugby. Can't say I'm any good at playing them.
    - Do you get angry easily?
    I'm quick tempered.
    - Do you have any tattoos or piercings? If so, where?
    No tattoos as of yet. I do have 9 piercings on my ears.
    - List your five favourite musicians/bands.
    Hozier, Sam Smith, Jessie J, Rascal Flatts and Bastille.
    - What would you say your favourite music genre is?
    I listen to anything from classical to country... I don't really have a favourite.
    - What is your favourite flag?
    English.
    - Ever gone camping?
    Yes, a few times when I was younger and then I dd V Festival 2010
    - Ever been in love?
    Once.
    - Ever used fake tan?
    I'd end up looking like a wotsit, no thanks.
    - Which countries have you visited?
    Washington DC, Florida and Spain.
    - Favourite city?
    London.
    - List your five favourite TV programmes.
    Game Of Thrones, Friends, Revenge, Pretty Little Liars and True Blood.
    - List your five favourite films.
    Resident Evil 1, The Little Mermaid, Angels and Demons, Alien and Harry Potter.
    - Are you wealthy?
    No.
    - Do you work? If so, as what?
    I work in a clothes shop.
    - List the subjects you study/have studied.
    I started to study Childcare but it wasn't for me. Other than that, I did the usual GCSE's.
    - What do you like most about yourself?
    I tend to be a giver of good advice and manage to help people when they're at their lowest.
    - What do you like least about yourself?
    I over think everything and doubt every compliment I receive.
     
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  7. TyTy

    TyTy Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Welcome all the forum , I hope you find it helpful I know I have
     
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  8. kyover

    kyover Type 2 · Member

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    - What is your name?
    Veronica
    - How old are you?
    35
    - Are you male or female?
    Female
    - Which country are you from?
    Canada
    - Which city/area do you live in?
    Hong Kong
    - Are you religious?
    No
    - Pick three words to describe your personality.
    Optimistic, fun, adventurous
    - Do you have any pets?
    No, but would like a dog
    - Microsoft or Apple?
    Microsoft
    - Which sport(s) (if any) do you like/play?
    Football
    - Do you get angry easily?
    I guess so
    - Do you have any tattoos or piercings? If so, where?
    None
    - List your five favorite musicians/bands.
    Coldplay, Maroon 5
    - What would you say your favourite music genre is?
    Rock
    - What is your favourite flag?
    Canadian flag
    - Ever gone camping?
    Yes
    - Ever been in love?
    Never been more in love :)
    - Ever used fake tan?
    No
    - Which countries have you visited?
    USA, UK, France, Germany, Czech Republic, Hungary, Austria, Japan, Korea, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Australia, New Zealand, China
    - Favourite city?
    Prague
    - List your five favourite TV programmes.
    Prison Break, Sex and the City
    - List your five favourite films.
    Bourne Series, LOTR series, The curious case of Benjamin Button
    - Are you wealthy?
    I hope so
    - Do you work? If so, as what?
    I'm an editor
    - List the subjects you study/have studied.
    English
    - What do you like most about yourself?
    my smile
    - What do you like least about yourself?
    I can be mean and sarcastic sometimes
     
  9. TyTy

    TyTy Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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  10. BigStew

    BigStew Type 2 · Member

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    good morning All,

    This is my first post so here is some info about me,

    How about including favorite Authors in with it?

    Mine would be Terry Pratchett, David Gemmell, Stephen King.

    - What is your name?
    • Stew Southern
    - How old are you?
    • 38
    - Are you male or female?
    • Male
    - Which country are you from?
    • UK
    - Which city/area do you live in?
    • North Tyneside
    - Are you religious?
    • More Agnostic?
    - Pick three words to describe your personality.
    • Warm, Empathetic, Relaxed
    - Do you have any pets?
    • Not at present but a cat and some tropical fish are imminent (A dubious mix)
    - Microsoft or Apple?
    • Microsoft
    - Which sport(s) (if any) do you like/play?
    • Like watching football, used to practice Tae-Kwon-Do (its my aim to get back to it)
    - Do you get angry easily?
    • I get Hangry easily.
    - Do you have any tattoos or piercings? If so, where?
    • A decent number of Tattoo's and a coule of piercings in my ear.
    - List your five favourite musicians/bands.
    • Pearl Jam, Supergrass, Super Furry Animals, Faith No More, Beth Orton
    - What would you say your favourite music genre is?
    • Grunge
    - What is your favourite flag?
    • Japan
    - Ever gone camping?
    • Yep, as a small person
    - Ever been in love?
    • Still am thankfully
    - Ever used fake tan?
    • Nope
    - Which countries have you visited?
    • France, Germany, Spain, Dubai, Australia
    - Favourite city?
    • York - love my medieval architecture
    - List your five favourite TV programmes.
    • Family Guy, Simpsons, The Amazing World of Gumball, Adventure Time, Walking Dead
    - List your five favourite films.
    • The Green Mile, The Shawshank Redemption, Stand By Me (Owt by Stephen King Apparently), Leon, Event Horizon
    - Are you wealthy?
    • Materially no, but yes.
    - Do you work? If so, as what?
    • Builder
    - List the subjects you study/have studied.
    • Business
    - What do you like most about yourself?
    • Not a lot
    - What do you like least about yourself?
    • I'm a push over.
     
  11. cazamagee

    cazamagee Type 2 · Newbie

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    What is your name?
    Carol
    - How old are you?
    42 years young
    - Are you male or female?
    female
    - Which country are you from?
    England
    - Which city/area do you live in
    Portsmouth
    -Are you religious?
    No
    - Pick three words to describe your personality.
    Happy and Loyal with a touch of sarcasm
    - Do you have any pets?
    a German shepherd
    - Microsoft or Apple?
    Microsoft
    - Which sport(s) (if any) do you like/play?
    defiantly not a sporty girl but I do like walking and swimming
    - Do you get angry easily?
    no
    - Do you have any tattoos or piercings? If so, where?
    a tattoo on my leg and my foot and only ears
    - What would you say your favourite music genre is?
    Bryan Adams, James Blunt, Rod Stewart, Pink and anything from the 80s
    - What is your favourite flag?
    Union Jack
    - Ever gone camping?
    no
    - Ever been in love?
    I am still in love
    - Ever used fake tan?
    yep
    - Which countries have you visited?
    none :(
    - Favourite city?
    Portsmouth
    - List your five favourite TV programmes.
    Chicago fire, Casualty, Eastenders, Once upon a time and Strike Back
    - List your five favourite films.
    to many to list
    - Are you wealthy?
    no but happy
    - Do you work? If so, as what?
    I have 5 kids at home so my job is 24/7
    - List the subjects you study/have studied.
    I trained to be a nursery nurse before starting a family of my own
    - What do you like most about yourself?
    my personality
    - What do you like least about yourself?
    my size :(
     
  12. TyTy

    TyTy Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Welcome all the new comers on site
     
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  13. george312

    george312 Type 1 · Newbie

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  14. Conor1974

    Conor1974 Don't have diabetes · Member

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    Okay here are my responses:
    Include a photo here if you wish to. See my Avatar :)
    - What is your name? Conor
    - How old are you? 40
    - Are you male or female? Male
    - Which country are you from? Northern Ireland
    - Which city/area do you live in? Bletchley/Milton Keynes
    - Are you religious? no
    - Pick three words to describe your personality. Outgoing, fun, approachable
    - Do you have any pets? Fish
    - Microsoft or Apple? Apple
    - Which sport(s) (if any) do you like/play? Ice Hockey (spectating only!)
    - Do you get angry easily? no
    - Do you have any tattoos or piercings? If so, where? no
    - List your five favourite musicians/bands. The Saw Doctors, Chris Rea
    - What would you say your favourite music genre is? Rock, Metal
    - What is your favourite flag? Don’t really have one
    - Ever gone camping? We did camp but now own a caravan
    - Ever been in love? In love right now with my wife
    - Ever used fake tan? Never
    - Which countries have you visited?, Canada, US, St Lucia, Malta
    - Favourite city? Vancouver
    - List your five favourite TV programmes. The Prisoner, Deadliest Catch, The IT Crowd, Spaced, Black Books
    - List your five favourite films. 28 Days later, The Breakfast Club, Close Encounters of the Third Kind
    - Are you wealthy? No
    - Do you work? If so, as what? IT Support
    - List the subjects you study/have studied. Computing
    - What do you like most about yourself? I am very friendly
    - What do you like least about yourself? My weight
     
  15. nosherwan

    nosherwan Other · Newbie

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    hello every body
    I am 22
    I am from Iraq/ Kurdistan
    I am an Employee
     
  16. Clivethedrive

    Clivethedrive Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Hi nosherwan,and welcome to the forum
     
  17. TyTy

    TyTy Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    prepareathome Type 2 · Member

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    Beware I ramble on and on - all questions answered after the essay :)

    Was just diagnosed fully last night - been having high reading for many years but always managed to control with diet so doctor never officially called me a diabetic but alas diet not working, weight ballooned and sugar levels sky high - my downfall is I spent a lot of time in bed and so to tired to cook or eat properly ( do cook for family but by time they are fed am to tired to eat much) so end up eating bread, bread and more bread and its been bad past year or so. Can happily live without cakes, biscuits, sweets, chocolate etc but a nice bread oh boy cannot resist. Never been a fizzy drink fan, give me water every time nor a big drinker, always been able to take it or leave it but pain meds stopped that years ago.

    So put on medication to try to get them under control asap and hopefully will be able to kick myself enough to eat properly no matter how I feel - joined in hope of learning about what I can eat that is quick and not to painful to make, hands give me lots of problems and often cooking for family in tears but hey that is the way the dice rolled for me.

    Am lucky always have had and still do have good cholesterol levels, at one point doctor was worried as so low, now normal and hopefully will stay that way. Do have to increase calcium as two tests over past year have shown its low and becoming lower but more investigations to be done before possibility of meds and hope to sort it naturally, have enough meds to take as it is.

    So just waiting to go to chemist later to pick up the Metaformin - dr has said its a very low dose to start off with in hope of lessening side effects then see her again a week Monday and if ok dose will be raised.

    I see diabetic nurse a week today for diet sheets and all other info our surgery supplies plus got basic info from dr last night which I have read.

    Anything else mmm - oh yes did have diabetes when I was pregnant with each of my children but always went as soon as gave birth, they did warn me then it made chances of Type 2 far higher for me as I got older and they did keep a check on glucose levels over the years.

    I do take Vit D, Vit B12 and Magnesium to help manage my other conditions ( Fibromyalgia, CFS, possibly MS -one doctor says yes others say no as have the lesions on brain but spinal tap was clear so at moment other symptoms that are not classed as fibro but could be MS are just put down to neurological after tests but not what exactly is causing them, no dr seems to want to test further so don't want to cause problems so just accept it but makes life harder but I guess am 59 so from their point of view why waste money on someone whose life is basically over and spends a good part of her time in bed anyway and I do understand would rather money was spent on someone younger. So long as i can stay well enough to look after granddaughter who we have legal custody of and are bringing up that is all that I ask.

    I am not quite as lazy as I sound on reading this over - I wake take pain meds, they kick in about 2hrs after, so take nice and early then rest of day am up do bits, back to bed where I go on-line, make phone calls, read, etc then back up to do more and repeat all day every day - so house and garden gets done in small bits of time .

    Sorry as you can tell I have a problem once I start I cannot stop.


    Include a photo here if you wish to.
    Sorry have no idea how to do so.

    - What is your name?
    Debbie

    - How old are you?
    59

    - Are you male or female?
    Female

    - Which country are you from?
    Scotland

    - Which city/area do you live in?
    Liverpool, England

    - Are you religious?
    No, believe in a God but not religion as such - my creed if you like is LOVE ALL BUT YOU DON'T HAVE TO LIKE ALL - to me that covers everything for if you love all you will never want to harm all in anyway . I put it everywhere after my signature as for me it totally expresses all anyone really needs to know about me, kinda sums me up

    - Pick three words to describe your personality.
    Caring, nurturer, watcher
    - Do you have any pets?
    yes - just one dog now, Esme 16 weeks old, old boy died on 7th July 2015 last of 4 we had, had together
    - Microsoft or Apple?
    Either as far as mobiles but never could afford a Mac
    - Which sport(s) (if any) do you like/play?
    Sadly cannot do any now but used to love hill walking, skiing, skating and swimming

    - Do you get angry easily?
    NO, slow burn and blow about once a year - not violence I admit I swear then, only time I ever do and only lasts a day tops in rare occasions, so everyone knows I am really, really angry and ducks for cover and is suddenly very, well behaved, but sadly only for a few days then as they know they can walk all over me.

    - Do you have any tattoos or piercings? If so, where?
    None

    - List your five favourite musicians/bands.
    None really, like a few but music is not a big thing in my life

    - What would you say your favourite music genre is?
    Like most

    - What is your favourite flag?
    All nice in their own way

    - Ever gone camping?
    Yes used to love it

    - Ever been in love?
    Been married for nearly 34 years does that count? Admit to wanting to throw him a few times but nah want him around lol.

    - Ever used fake tan?
    No

    - Which countries have you visited?
    Not many as someone always seemed to need me around when I had chance to go places So far France, Greece and Norway only........one day I will travel ( in my dreams)

    - Favourite city?
    Live in a city but cities are my least favourite places so don't have any I would call a favourite

    - List your five favourite TV programmes.
    Don't watch TV have not done for years - not a lifestyle choice had constant migraines for over 3 years so could not watch tv so got out of habit, even before just watched as it was on but usually was actually reading.

    - List your five favourite films.
    Its A Wonderful Life, The Bishops Wife, Any Danny Kaye Film.

    - Are you wealthy?
    No even in my dreams

    - Do you work? If so, as what?
    Sadly no

    - List the subjects you study/have studied.
    Archaeology, Egyptology, Medieval History, Ancient Greece, Anything really ancient but pertains to some kind of civilization

    - What do you like most about yourself?
    Try to be there for others

    - What do you like least about yourself?
    impatient with myself
     
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