Oh dear! Have I lost all will to write anything but respond to tags? (Not like tags give a bad name to blogs; they're actually quite fun to do :D )

Nah. Just been having rounds of writer's block I guess.

And so it has been too today.
I bet you, this tag is one of the reasons why we should never leave anything to chance.

The Music Shuffle Meme
1. Put your iTunes/ music player/ phone on Shuffle
2. For each question, press the next button to get your answer.
3. You must put down the song name no matter what.

After you’ve answered all of the questions, tag 5 other people and then let them know they’ve been tagged to the meme themselves.
1.What would best describe your personality?
Slow Dancing in a Burning Room - John Mayer (I'm doomed!)

2.What do you like in a guy/girl?
Konayuki - Remioromen (OST 1 Litre of Tears) (It's in Japanese. Sounds soppy.)

3.How do you feel today?
Collide - Howie Day

4.What is your life's purpose?
The Setting Sun - Switchfoot (OH-KAY)

5.What is your motto?
Fly Away From Here - Aerosmith (Looks like I do a lot of running away)

6.What do your friends think of you?
Unfailing Love - Chris Tomlin (Wow. I am love-abundant. LOL)

7.What do you think of your parents?
Awakening - Switchfoot (????)

8.What do you think about very often?
Time After Time - Cyndi Lauper (I think about all moments; past, present, future. Apt)

9.What do you think of your best friend?
Holy is the Lord - Chris Tomlin (? Well, as we say - Jesus is my best friend)

10.What do you think of your crush?
Hey There Delilah - Plain White T's (My crush is a guy. I'm straight. LOL)

11.What is your life story?
Another Day In Paradise - Phil Collins (Has my life been that great? I suppose shuffle on WMP is not so bad after all :P)

12.What do you want to be when you grow up?
Shout - Tears for Fears (No comments)

13.What do you think when you see your crush?
Out of Reach - Gabrielle (Oh dear. Could be right. So right. :'( )

14.What do your parents think of you?
Kiss Me Goodbye - Angela Aki (I'm not going away anytime soon, mum and dad. Just another half a year plus...)

15.What do strangers think of you?
L'amour - Carla Bruni (Oh dear. Do I emanate so much L-O-V-Es)

16.What will they play at your funeral?
Moonlight Sonata - Beethoven (So gloomy :( )

17.What will you dance to at your wedding?
Nocturne Op. 2, No. 48 in F# - Chopin (Interesting.)

18.What is your hobby/interest?
Frederic Chopin - Grande Polonaise Brillante in E Flat, Op.2 - Chopin ( I like to play piano. Ok?)

19.What do you think of your friends?
We Are The World - USA for Africa (We are all together!)

20.What song do you listen to when you are sad?
The Look Of Love - Diana Krall (Weird....)

21.What song do you air guitar to?
Pretty Baby - Vanessa Carlton (Barely any guitar, but I'm after all, not the head-banging air guitar type)

22.What should be your signature karaoke song?
We Belong To The Sea - Aqua (Key way too high. Got to try harder with my karaoke skills)

23.What is your greatest desire?
Dirty Little Secret - All-American Rejects (Heehee. Looks like I shall not say)

24.What does next year have in store for you?
Sidewalks - Story of the Year (Oh me, oh my. Sidewalks?)

25.What's your outlook on life?
Everybody Wants To Rule the World - Tears For Fears (Everybody's an authoritarian, power-hungry dictator after all, no?)

26.How will you die?
The Moon is a Magnet - Jon Foreman (On the Moon? Cool!)

27.Do people secretly lust after you?
Don't Cha - Pussycat Dolls (Yes! I knew it!)

28.The best advice you will ever get
Everlasting Love - Jamie Cullum (Yes. The power of love, indeed)

29.What will I be doing for the next 3 months?
Hungry Like the Wolf - Duran Duran (I'm going on a binge-eating spree? Gosh)

30.What do you think of the person who tagged you?
Shiver - Maroon 5 (Heng Ji, be afraid. Be very, very afraid)

31.What will your future mother-in-law be like?
Solta O Frango - Unknown (Sounds like one hip mother-in-law to me)

32.What is the favourite song of the doctor who will help deliver your baby?
I Don't Need a Man - Pussycat Dolls (Ironic. My obstetrician must be a woman then.)

33.If you wrote a book, what would it be about?
Let Your Love Be Strong - Switchfoot (Power of Love. Yay)

34.What sort of world ruler would you be?
Quando, Quando, Quando - Michael Buble and Nelly Furtado (???)

35.Will you ever get a dog or cat?
Until The Time is Through - 5ive (means not ever)

36.What would you say at your Oscar/Nobel prize acceptance speech?
Teardrops on My Guitar - Taylor Swift (I will be holding a guitar when I give my speech)

37.What is your superpower?
Won't Go Home Without You - Maroon 5 (I have the power of Attraction!)

38.Why are you attracted to enigmatic brooders?
The Way I Am - Ingrid Michaelson (That's just the way I am? Really?)
This is one funny Tag I tell you!

Now, I tag the 5 people:
  • Sara Kang
  • Adeline Heng
  • Naveen Sritharan
  • Chee Seng
  • Cheeps

Haha. Enjoy!
1. The rules of the game get posted at the beginning.
2. Each player answers the questions about themselves.
3. At the end of the post the player then tags 5 people and posts their names, then goes to their blogs and leaves a comment, letting them know they got tagged and to ask them to play and read your blog.

Starting time: 8.51 pm

Name: Germae Phua

Sisters: 2

Brothers: kosong

Shoe size: 7

Height: 163 cm

Where do you live: Subang Jaya

Favourite drinks:
Mango, orange juice, ABC (is that even a drink?) bubble tea, chocolate drinks

Favourite breakfast:
I don't know. Nice pastry perhaps?

Have you ever been on a plane?:

Swam in the ocean:
At the seaside. Not cross-ocean swimming. I'll give it a yes.

Fallen asleep at school:
Yes. More like a doze.

Broken someone's heart:

Fell off your chair:
Yes. Back in kindergarten. But I didn't cry; I promise.

Sat by the phone all night waiting for someone to call:
Don't think I ever have.

Saved emails?
Yeah. Just a handful.

What is your room like:
Square. Not inviting looking, but it is acceptably organized.

What's right beside you:
A mug of tea.

What is the last thing you ate:
Rice with ayam masak merah, bacang, sambal belacan, sawi. Home-cooked.

Ever had chicken pox:
Yes. AND measles too.

Sore throat: Yes. I had to drink the milk in the milk bottle with a straw (weird, but I did it)

Stitches: No. Hope I never will.

Broken nose: No, and hope I never will too.

Do you believe in love at first sight:
No. Yes. Okay, fine, yes.

Like picnics:
I think it is a quaint idea.

Who was, were the last person you danced with:
Err..... Li Vern, Sze Luan and Najwa to some korean 'burlesque' girl group

Last made you smile:
My cute little 6 year old cousin

You last yelled at:
Sze Luan. Not yell as in "I'm angry at you" yell, more like a "don't-read-my-lousy-speech-out-loud-'cos-I-don't-wanna-hear-it-no-more" kinda yell

Today did you:

Talk to someone you like: Yes
Kissed anyone: No
Get sick: No
Talk to an ex: No
Miss someone:Yes
Eat: Yes.

Best feeling in the world:
Sleeping. Satisfaction.

Do you sleep with stuffed animals:
They are placed on my bed. I sleep on my bed. Hence, I can deduce that I sleep with stuffed animals.

What's under your bed:
The boogie man.

Who do you really hate:
People with too much pomp. Not hate, just a slight detest.

What time is it now?: 9.04 pm


Is there a person who is on your mind now:

Do you have any siblings:
Yes (I thought it was asked in the earlier part of this tag?)

Do you want children:

Do you smile often:
Yes. (Perasan)

Do you like your hand-writing: Yes (Perasan again)

Are your toe nails painted: No

Whose bed other than yours would you rather sleep in: I like mine thank you very much

What color shirt are you wearing now: A khaki green one

What were you doing at 7:00 p.m. yesterday:
Doing English ASSignment

I can't wait till: I find my purpose in life

When did you cry last:
Last last week?

Are you a friendly person:
It is an erratic thing. Usually yes when I'm in very very good spirits. Or not I'll tune down to laughing courteously. Or not I'll be anti-social. Yup.

Do you have any pets:

Where is the person you have feelings for right now?:
Jon Foreman is in my heart.
Oh, no I don't have feelings for anyone else now.

Did the last person you held hands with mean anything to you now:
Who WAS the last person I held hands with? I'm sure she/he does to me.

Do you sleep with the TV on?:
No. Except when I'm completely freaked out about something and I pretend as if noise does scare whatever I'm freaked out by away.

Have you ever crawled through a window?
Don't think so...

Can you handle the truth?:
Mostly, I think I can.

Are you too forgiving?
Depends. But I don't think so.

Are you closer to your mother or father?:
I don't know. Impartial la.

Who was the last person you cried in front of? Raveen. I was cutting onions and he was in front of me.

How many people can you say you've really loved?:
My father, mother, sisters, a few close friends. Oh, no special someone for me.

Do you eat healthy?:
I subconsciously think I do. But mostly, no.

Do you still have pictures of you & your ex?:
No ex.

Have you ever cried because of something someone said to you?
Hell yes.

If you're having a bad day, who are you most likely to go to?
A friend or my sisters.

Are you loud or quiet most of the time?
Quiet. It all depends again.

Are you confident?

5 things I was doing 10 years ago:

1. Going over to Hanin's place and playing

2. Watching lots of cartoons

3. Riding the bike quite frequently

4. Talking and bonding with my maid

5. Go to SK SS17

5 things on my to-do list today:

1. Wash clothes
2. Finish up English ASSignment
3. Watch a movie
4. Read Midnight's Children
5. Remember what to do tomorrow

5 snacks I enjoy:

1. Cookies
2. Chocolate in any form
3. McVitie's Digestives
4. Peanut butter spread on bread
5. Jacob's Weetameal

5 things I would do if I were a billionaire:

1. Globe-trot every possible destination on the map
2. Save money for God-knows-what
3. Buy a house with big land area, but not too big though
4. Buy a grand piano of the highest quality and taking up master classes
5. Start a foundation

5 of my bad habits:

1. Used to bite my nails
2. Procrastination
3. Peel skin off toe
4. Tend to be hasty in cleaning up
5. Not having the highest-standard of cleanliness (as measured according to Mum's standards)

5 places I have lived in:

1. Subang Jaya
2. Bandar Utama
3. (empty)
4. (empty)
5. (empty)

5 jobs I've had:

1.- Slave (by the sisters)
2.- Typist for mom
3.- Typist for dad
4.- Book wrapping service by mom and aunt
5. -
Not actually serious jobs but you know, whatever counts :)

5 people I tag:

I don't want to tag anyone because this is rather long and I know a lot of people aren't too free nor keen on completing such a long tag (but thanks Naveen).

But if you ever have writer's bloc, this tag might be good for you to rid the lack of ideas
[It's late into the night]

"Why are you calling me at this hour? Is it 'cos it's sunny on your side of the world?"

"Hmmmm. Looks like it is."

I sometimes wish it was always sunny on my side of the world; 'sunny' in every sense of the word.