Henry's Favorites

ActorMarlon Brando, Samuel L. Jackson
ActressMeryl Streep, Barbara Stanwyck
Animaldogs, probably
AuthorI like all kids of books, and have a hard time picking a favorite author
BookOne Hundred Years of Solitude, and many more
Candy BarHershey's with Almonds
CartoonThe Simpsons
Childhood MemoryMy parents taking me and my sisters to see The Wiz. They brought us twice!
Childhood Toymy teddy bear
Children's Book"Always Help a Bird," by E. Pintoff, my first book
CityNew Orleans, New York City
Classic MovieCasablanca
Day of WeekSunday
Disney MovieWall-E, Fantasia, Princess and the Frog
Dream Carcars aren't that important to me, but an electric car would be cool
Dream JobFilm Director
Dream VacationAround the world
Family Activitygoing to brunch together
Foodanything Italian or Japanese
Form of Exercisedancing, bicycling
GameDungeons & Dragons
HobbyCollecting Vinyl Records
HolidayMardi Gras
Holiday SongAll Mardi Gras music is lovely
Holiday Traditiongoing to parades
Ice Creamcoffee
Junk Foodpopcorn
Leisure Activitygoing to classic movies
MagazineThe New Yorker
Memory with a Childtaking my 2-year-old nephews to their first movie in a theater; dancing with my 11-year-old niece to the Dixie Cups
Memory with SpouseProposing to Larisa with a band to serenade her. She said yes!
Movie2001: A Space Odyssey
Movie Munchiepopcorn
Movie TypeClassic or foreign
MusicalSingin' in the Rain
Musical GroupThe Beatles, the John Coltrane Quartet
Nursery RhymeFor Want of a Nail
Olympic Eventfencing
Personal HeroLouis Armstrong
PoetWilliam Shakespeare
Quality about my SpouseHer Commitment to Achieving Her Goals - She is an Inspiration!
Quote"Life can only be understood backwards. But it must be lived forward." - Soren Kierkegaard
ScriptureThe Book of Job
Shopping Storethe local bookstore
Song"It's Your Thing."
Sport to WatchNBA basketball
Sports StarPhil Jackson (my favorite coach)
Sports TeamNew Orleans Pelicans (and the L.A. Lakers)
Subject in SchoolEnglish
SuperheroGreen Lantern
Thing to Cookpasta
Time of Daydawn
TraditionGoing to Music Festivals With Larisa
TV ShowThe Wire
TV Show CharacterOmar, from The Wire.
Type of MusicJazz, classic funk, and R&B
Vacation SpotNew York City
Video GameTetris

Larisa's Favorites

ActorDustin Hoffman, Gene Hackman
ActressMeryl Streep, Angela Bassett, Katherine Hepburn
AuthorFlannery O'Connor, Toni Morrison
Bookthe job is too big, but my favorite genre right now is Russian fairy tales
Candy BarSnickers
CartoonFoghorn Leghorn and Pepe le Pew
Childhood MemoryWhen I was tiny, riding around in an old military Jeep with my dad, at night with the top down, singing the theme song to Batman at the top of our lungs because I couldn't sleep. Except where you're supposed to sing "Batman" we snag "outside."
Childhood ToyA Raggedy Ann doll made for me by my Granny.
Children's BookThe Little Engine That Could.
CityFlorence, Italy
Classic MovieThe Godfather
Day of Weekall of them and none of them
DessertBanana Bread
Disney MovieThe Jungle Book and The Princess and the Frog
Dream CarJeep Wrangler
Dream JobArchitect or Archaeologist
Dream Vacationbeaches all over the world
Family Activitygoing to the zoo to feed the giraffes
Flower / Plantlillies of all kinds
Form of Exercisedancing
HobbySinging With My Band
HolidayMardi Gras
Holiday Traditioncostuming for Mardi Gras day
Ice Creammint chocolate chip
Junk Foodpotato chips with cold green grapes
Leisure Activitystreaming movies and reading
MagazineAtlantic Monthly
Memory with a Childwatching my baby sister takes her first steps
Memory with Spousethe day Henry proposed
MovieWhen Harry Met Sally
Movie MunchieRaisinets
Movie Quote"I believe in America, America is where I made my fortune" opening scene of The Godfather.
Movie Typepolitical drama
Musical GroupEarth, Wind, and Fire and Duke Ellington, and a very long list
Nursery RhymeHumpty Dumpty
Olympic Eventcouples ice skating
Personal HeroMadeleine Albright
PoetBilly Collins
Quality about my SpouseHis Sense of Humor
Quote"Never forget that a small group of dedicated people can change the world. It is the only thing that ever has." Margaret Mead
Sandwichturkey reuben
Scripture"blessed are the peacemakers"
Shopping StoreDollar Tree
Songcouldn't possibly select
Sport to Watchwhatever Henry is watching
Subject in SchoolEnglish
Thing to Cookfried catfish and gnocchi
Time of Daysunset
TraditionBach Around the Clock With Henry
TV ShowThe West Wing
TV Show CharacterC.J. Cregg
Type of Musicjazz, funk, R&B
Vacation SpotGulf beaches

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