Sunday, September 28, 2008

The Bucket List

  1. Visit Greece, specifically the Acropolis in Athens.
  2. Go spelunking somewhere tropical. (I just love the word "spelunking.")
  3. Surprise someone in an extraordinary way.
  4. Publish something I’ve written, drawn, or photographed.
  5. Walk around Paris on a rainy day with a bright red umbrella.
  6. Fall in love.
  7. Memorize the Gettysburg Address and recite it where Lincoln did.
  8. Learn how to read maps. (I seriously can’t.)
  9. Teach girls how valuable they are. And to always remember it myself.
  10. Read five thousand books. (Why not?)
  11. Sew a dress for myself.
  12. Make an important archaeological discovery.
  13. Zip-line through a jungle.
  14. Learn to skateboard.
  15. Try out for JEOPARDY!
  16. Catch a foul ball at a World Series game bare-handed.
  17. Eat breakfast at Tiffany’s in New York City.
  18. Re-enact a scene from "Gladiator" at the Coliseum in Rome.
  19. Climb a mountain.
  20. Feel comfortable dancing. I hate dancing.
  21. Buy my parents something extravagant.
  22. Eat at Club 33 at Disneyland.
  23. Visit Mark Twain’s hometown of Hannibal, Missouri.
  24. Break a 200 at bowling for the second time.
  25. Learn how to be comfortable using a gun. (Not that I’m planning on shooting anyone!)
  26. Perfect my British accent. This will require many trips to England.
  27. Ride a roller coaster that actually scares me.
  28. Write a movie script.
  29. Finish a New York Times crossword puzzle.
  30. Make sure everyone in my life knows how much they mean to me.
More to come...


Allison Murray said...

i can help you with the following....

1) i've been the acropolis
2) i've gone spelunking in hawaii (at a place called sharks cove belive it or not)
3) i can read a map
4) i can skate board
5) i can teach you to catch a foul ball bare hand
6) i've totally re-enacted a scene from gladiator at the coliseum (almost got asked to leave...)
7) i've climbed a mountain
8) i can shoot a gun
9) i love roller coasters

so...let's make a date and we'll knock all this out. :)

sunshine said...

dillion wells...he will get number 22 for you.