Portrait chinois :
If I were...
A colour : Dark red.
A painting : "Les Tournesols" by Van Gogh (for the yellow of the sunflowers)
A movie : "Deconstructing Harry" by Woody Allen (I feel blur!!!)
A piece of writing : "Une Abeille contre la Vitre" (a French novel by Gilbert Cesbron)
A basic volume : The Möbius' Ring (Intérior, extérior ? Who knows?)
A sound : the kitchen alarm (annoying, but useful)
A music instrument : a violin (from fiddle to Stradivarius)
A song : "Gypsy" by Suzanne Vega (For the Prayer)
An expression : "Taux de survie 100%!" (more or less like "I will survive")
A voice : Lisa Ekdhal's (small one, but filled with strength - err... sudden doubt)
A Flower : l'ancolie (because it rhymes with melancoly)
A perfume : "Angel" by Thierry Mugler ( much too sweet)
a smell : Fresh bread from the oven ( warm, but...)
A "basic" : salted
Basic food : Fresh bread from the oven ( warm, but... yay! copy/paste's great!)
A dish : le Camembert braisé au Miel d'Acacia (the two extrems forn the taste- cheeze and honey)
A treat : le croissant chaud "pur beurre" (the butter is literally leaking from the pastry... wicked!))
A material : wool (because it is comforting)
An objet : a soft wool jumper (wonderful in cold wather, but of no use if it is raining)
An animal : a cat (for his ability to "contemplate" err... don't mind the picture)
A quality : générosity
A flaw : nervosity
An obsession : ponctuality (I'm always a quarter of an hour early, if not more)
A capital sin : glutony
A philosophy : Balance (well : I'm still looking for it)
A time of the day : just before I wake up (when the dream is still my reality)
A time of the year : October (and the hell of university inscriptions)
An era : Empire (women were free... in their clothes!)
A minéral : ruby
An element : water (changes and adaptation ; calm et movements)
A treasure : Books and music ("serious" leisure)
A luxery : a huge dwelling with too much cupboards and shelves and store rooms etc...!
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The Portrait chinois by Himène :
If I were a character from a manga? I'd be Shinobu from "Love Hina" (terrific cook, a bit akward, far too nice, and absolutely hopeless with boys)
What are you thinking about ?
What is the first thing to come to your mind when you think of me ?
My father : a red hat... round and made of soft heavy wool.
My mother : HER daughter!
My sister : "ma sœur, mon cœur" (my sister, my heart)
Alexandre : our high school years.
Elodie : Chocolates!
Ben : fizzy!
Alexandra : Eat!
Sylvie : Softness.