Shop Around with Cathy Alter
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Avoid making excuses or standing in long lines.
Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?
A. Okay, finally an easy question. I would like to acquire the talent of rhythm so I could play a big monster drum set and join a really cool band.
Q. Who is your favorite fictional villain?
A. Every single character in Franzen's The Corrections.
Q. What’s your greatest fear?
A. The never-ending grief of a loved one's death. Gee. Thanks for bringing me down.
Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?
A. Slow walkers! Hurry up, people!