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TGIF: Late morning coffee and a fun blog tag.

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Happy Friday, darlings! Oh, what a week it has been. I was so busy with work and end-of-term school papers and tests. I have a final on Tuesday and then a two-week long break before my summer online courses begin. Today is my one day off this entire week---no school or work! What shall I do? Well I slept in 'til 10:30 and am currently enjoying a cup of coffee. I think I'll get around, grab some lunch, visit my grandma, and perhaps do a little bit of shopping. ;) And then I'll get to see my wonderful bf tonight.

Then tomorrow it's back to work. But I reeeeally like my job...so I don't mind. :)

Oh, and I was tagged by the lovely Aury to do this short, sweet survey. So here it goes...

Rules:
List 3 things that you would want on a deserted island if there was food and water.
List 5 of your favorite novels of all time.
Tag 3 other bloggers.

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3 things I'd want on a deserted island if there was food and water:
1. My bf. Not only would he be good company and keep me laughing, but he's good at all things manly. So I'm pretty sure that he'd know how to build a shelter, make a fire, and do other survivor-ly things.
2. Sunscreen. And lots of it. ;)
3. A good book. (One that I don't mind reading over and over again.)

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5 of my favorite novels of all time:
1. Abundance
2. Pilate's Wife
3. The Royal Physician's Visit
4. Water for Elephants
5. Harem
(that was really hard!! I have so many favorite books.)

3 other bloggers who should do this survey.
1. Jesse @ Just Flew the Coop
2. Luinae @ More Magic Always
3. Elaine @ Glow in the Dark Soul

You should also check out Aury's beautiful blog: An Ordinary Girl's World: Fashion, Love, Life.

Amore!

Comments

Frannie said…
Thank You so much for doing this tag, love! I love discovering new books to read and this tag is really helping me broaden my horizons. Plus, I get to know more about my lovely blogger friends so thats fun too :D
Valerie said…
I saw this post on Luinae's site, which is how I found you actually. :D I love your site!
I love water for elephants. I always recommend it
Unknown said…
Aury-- Well you're welcome! :) It was a fun tag. I love learning about lovely blogger, too.

Valerie-- Thank you! :D

Pretty Lady-- Me, too. I recommend it to everyone. I can't wait for the movie!

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