A. Ever tried. Ever failed. No matter. Try again. Fail again. Fail better. (Samuel Beckett)
A. There was (in descriptions) and I like to use descriptive cold phrases, particularly the word arctic.
A. Aphra Behn, for no better reason than I admire the hell out of her.
A. Is this historical Fiction or Non-fiction? I think I would go a semi-shallow route and meet one of my great grandparents and tell them to invest in Coke and IBM and a couple of other names.
A. To really be able to play music well. Piano or Guitar.