My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Do unto others as you would have others do unto you.
Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?
A. Drivers who don’t use turn signals. I’m sorely tempted to blare my horn when I witness concurrent cell phone usage.
Q. With whom in history do you most identify?
A. Change the word "identify" to admire, and the answer is Rachel Carson, author of THE SEA AROUND US and SILENT SPRING. She was a scientist who courageously wrote about her wonder for the natural world and warned what damage humans were doing to it.
Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?
A. Honesty, trustworthiness, compassion, and a sense of humor (okay, so that’s four)
Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?
A. “For the record.”