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My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Let me be worthy of my horses.
Q. What’s your greatest flaw?
A. I dunno! There are so many to choose from!
Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?
A. I can't conceive of perfect happiness. It's always gotta be mixed, otherwise there's no point. A summer morning about 6am when the beans have just come up: that comes pretty close, but it partly depends for its deliciousness on the threat of whack-on-the-head heat by lunchtime.
Q. Which living person do you most admire?
A. My sister-in-law, who teaches developmentally disabled children in the Chicago public schools.
Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?
A. Openness to the ideas of others, emotional stability, and honesty about money.