My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. "Don't take life so serious, son. It ain't nohow permanent." Walt Kelly
Q. What’s your greatest fear?
A. Same as most people's: that I'll lose someone I love. Also every mother's: that I'll die before my kids are ready to do without me.
Q. What do you regret most?
A. Being too chicken to get on the road with a newborn, thereby causing my husband and myself to miss our only chance to see a space shuttle launch. I was a wimp. I still kick myself about it.
Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?
A. Snorkling in the Virgin Islands would be pretty nice.
Q. What trait is most noticeable about you?
A. I asked my youngest daughter this question, and her reply was, "Your surly demeanor." Book reviewers, take note.