Thursday, February 12, 2009

Valentines questions

Lois, from Fearfully, wonderfully made had a meme posted and asked her readers to share their answers. So here's mine and if you want to do this, have fun!

♥ How long have you been together?
We've been married for 27 years, and have known each other for about 29 years.

♥ How long did you know each other before you started dating?
We didn't!

♥ Who asked who out?
We were set up by my cousin

♥ How old are each of you?
47 and 50

♥ Whose siblings do/ did you see the most?

♥ Do you have any children together?
4, including a son-in-law

♥ What about pets?
1 cat

♥ Did you go to the same school?

♥ Are you from the same home town?
No, we lived about 25 minutes apart growing up

♥ Who is the smartest?
We each have things we are smarter about

♥ Who is the most sensitive?

♥ Where do you eat out most as a couple?
No one place, just wherever we feel like at the time

♥ Where is the furthest you two have traveled together as a couple?
South Carolina

♥ Who has the worst temper?

♥ Who does the cooking?

♥ Who is more social?

♥Who is the neat freak?
I think we're about equal

♥ Who is the more stubborn?
Bob would say me! I'm afraid he's right.

♥ Who hogs the bed?
Bob hogs the blankets, neither of us hog the bed

♥ Who wakes up earlier?
Most of the time it's me

♥ Where was your first date?
We went to see the first Star Wars movie

♥ Who has the bigger family?
Bob has 6 kids in his family, I have 4

♥ Do you get flowers often?
No, but I enjoy them when I do!

♥ How do you spend the holidays?
We alternate years - one year with his, the nest year with mine

♥ How long did it take to get serious?
We were engaged after 6 months

♥ Who eats more?

♥ Who does/ did the laundry?

♥ Who’s better with the computer?
We are each good at different things on the computer

♥ Who drives when you are together?
Usually him.

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Darla said...

how sweet, alot of your answers were mine too...:D

A Stone Gatherer said...

Well I'm glad blind dates work out for some people! I went on 5 myself and they were all incredibly awful!!!!

Kayren said...

Loved reading that and getting to know more about you yet. I'll consider doing this meme, and if I do, you'll be one of the first to know! :)

Sandra said...

This was a fun read Mari :)

Demara said...

wow! that was strange. Jeff and I have at least one or two if not more things in common with you both! :)

Pug1 said...

Nice learning more about YOU! CHEERS! Michele

Cherdecor said...

May you and your love have a wonderful Valentine's Day this year.
I loved reading how you got together and how you live your lives.

Zaankali said...

I have this ready to post for tomorrow. Mark and I were like you and Bob in that we dated each other from the time we met each other.
These are a fun way to get to know each other better.

Kim said...

How fun! Lots of memories in 29 years :-)

Growin' With It said...

i love how you answered the "who's smarter" question! fun meme!

LuAnn said...

Looks like fun!!! I will do this later!!!

Bonnie said...

This is fantastic ... I'm going to do this on my blog !!

Love reading your answers !! 27 years married !! Wow !!

Mindy said...

You guys sound a lot like me and my hubby, too.

I added a fun poll to my blog, where readers can predict whether our baby is a girl or a boy. Come on by and vote!

Rebekah said...

That was fun. I remember Star Wars as being the first movie I ever saw in the theater. It will always be special because my Dad took us

Brooke said...

how fun - star wars for your first date!! :)