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. What’s your greatest fear?
A. The never-ending grief of a loved one's death. Gee. Thanks for bringing me down.
Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?
A. I swear like a sailor, so I'm afraid my most overused word rhymes with 'duck." Interestingly enough, my other most overused phrase is 'I love you,' which I enjoy saying almost as much as the word that rhymes with duck.
Q. What’s your best quality?
A. If I like you, I will be more loyal than a dog. I am also unfailingly on time.
Q. With whom in history do you most identify?
A. Mark Twain. Yes, I'm serious. I grew up near where he lived and loved to visit his house. It felt so familiar to me.