Your favourite virtue ::
/ humanism

Your favourite qualities in a man ::
l'écoute de l'autre
/ listening to the other

Your favourite qualities in a woman ::
l'écoute de l'autre
/ listening to the other

Your favourite occupation ::
écrire et m'occuper de mon jardin
/ writing and taking care of my garden

Your idea of happiness ::
la béatitude
/ beatitude

Your idea of misery ::
l'absence d'amour
/ loveless

If not yourself, who would you be ::
un arbre, un chêne par exemple
/ a tree, an oak for example

Where would you like to live ::
là où j'ai une place
/ where i have a place

Your favourite colour and flower ::
l'orange, les narcisses
/ the orange, narcissus

Your favourite prose authors ::
Caisses de Christophe Tarkos
/ Caisses of Christophe Tarkos

Your favourite poets ::
Christophe Tarkos

Your favourite heroes in fiction ::
Wilt dans la ligne rouge de Terrence Malick
/ Wilt in Terrence Malick's The Thin Red Line

Your favourite heroines in fiction ::
le personnage principal dans Attention d'Heather Lewis
 / the main character in Attention by Heather Lewis

Your favourite painters and composers ::
Malevitch - John Cage

Your favourite heroes in real life ::
mon fils
/ my son

Your favourite heroines in real life ::
Bonnie Parker

What character(s) in history do you most dislike ::
/ power

Your favourite food and drink ::
croute aux champignons - pomerol

Your favourite names ::
Luther King

Your pet peeve (something that easily annoys you)::
l'ordre établi
/ the established order

The change you most anticipate::
l'accéleration technologique - la mort du capitalisme
/ the technological acceleration - the death of capitalism

A gift of nature which I would like to have ::
mourir et renaître après l'hiver
/ dying and coming back after winter

How I would like to die ::
suicide à 99 ans
/ suicide at 99 years old

What is your present state of mind ::
amoureux et désespéré
/ in love and desesperate

Of what fault are you most tolerant ::
la connerie
/ stupidity

Your favourite motto ::
oh putain !!!!
/ oh fuck !!!!

2 mai 2010

Manuel Daull is a writer, decided to respond to :: the questionnaire in his native language. Manuel is actually living in Besançon.

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:: the questionnaire is based on the original "questionnaire of marcel proust", created by antoinette faure around 1890