Terrific sense of humor
Understanding and compassionate
And the comments below are trivial:
25 December, 1936
Education and Work:
I'm interested in
I'm interested in everything. A partial list: Archaeology (member Biblical Archaeology Society --- VERY secular), Cosmology, Philosophy, Biology, Art, Theology, Human behavior, Anthropology, Psychology, medical research, new discoveries in science, backyard wildlife, bird watching, custom decorating walking canes, collecting ancient Roman & Greek coins, Swarovski crystal figurines, and studio paperweights. I also make my own jewelry. Cats. I have 2, Isis and Cleopatra.
Matimough carussim raniu with finger cymbals, cow bells, balalaika, and a Stradivarius, accompanied by ancient Mesopotamian instruments played by Noah and a few very dexterous primates lower down on the evolutionary tree. A tenor banjo also provides a nice touch!
- In other words, authentic, traditional world music.
“Gladiator;” “The Day the Earth Stood Still” (old version), “Last Temptation of Christ,” “Sophie's Choice,” “The Machinist,” “Batman Begins,” “The Dark Knight,” Just about anything with Johnny Depp.
“Les Miserable,” unedited, “A Brief History of Time,” Stephan Hawking, “A History of God,” Karen Armstrong, “The Elegant Universe,” Brian Green, “Phantom of the Opera (book),” “Road Less Traveled.” Beck
Must think on that. Non-fiction. Probably another book by Bart Ehrman. Look him up.
“Science is the never ending search for facts which may never be quite understood and only apprehended by the poetic intuition.”...... Max Planck
“A seeker of truth must shun no science, scorn no book, nor cling fanatically to a single creed.”
“To find yourself, think for yourself.”
“Don't assume I share your prejudices.”
Raw goat's liver smothered with truffle sauce, with a side order of pickled pigs feet fried in beer batter.
Dungeon at Warwick Castle, Tower of London, mass murder scenes, serial killer haunts, and a great local jewelry store.
Ancient ruins, any of them. Egyptian (especially), Roman, Turkish, Celtic, Mediaeval, etc.