The Perfect Song

My friend, co-conspirator, almost-birthday-twin and former roommate Adrianne posted this on her Facebook page. Here’s my version:

THE RULES:
1. Put your music player on shuffle/random.
2. For each question, press the next button to get your answer.
3. Write the song title and artist, regardless of how ridiculous it sounds.
4. Tag your friends, it’s fun for the whole family! **
5. OK, go!

1) IF SOMEONE SAYS “IS THIS OKAY?” YOU SAY:
Strangers (The Kinks)

2) WHAT WOULD BEST DESCRIBE YOUR PERSONALITY?
Wouldn’t Mama Be Proud? (Elliott Smith)

3) WHAT DO YOU LIKE IN A GUY/GIRL?
Chocolate Jesus (Tom Waits)

4) HOW DO YOU FEEL TODAY?
The Hill (Marketa Irglova, “Once” Soundtrack)

5) WHAT IS YOUR LIFE’S PURPOSE?
Amazing Grace (Sufjan Stevens)

6) WHAT IS YOUR MOTTO?
Sylfest Mork (Traditional folksong from Norway, “Nordisk Sang”)

7) WHAT DO YOU THINK OF YOUR PARENTS?
Happy (Brandi Carlisle)

8) WHAT DO YOU THINK ABOUT VERY OFTEN?
Start Again (Death Cab for Cutie)

9) WHAT IS 2+2?
Lost! (Coldplay)

10) WHAT DO YOU THINK OF YOUR BEST FRIEND?
The Sulphur Man (Doves)

11) WHAT DO YOU THINK OF THE PERSON YOU LIKE?
Parker’s Mood (Charlie Parker)

12) WHAT IS YOUR LIFE STORY?
Age of Consent (Grant Lee Phillips covering New Order)

13) WHAT DO YOU WANT TO BE WHEN YOU GROW UP?
Coconut Skins (Damien Rice)

14) WHAT DO YOU THINK WHEN YOU SEE THE PERSON YOU LIKE?
Sweet Talk (Spiritualized)

15) WHAT DO YOUR PARENTS THINK OF YOU?
Mansard Roof (Vampire Weekend)

16) WHAT WILL YOU DANCE TO AT YOUR WEDDING?
Are the One That I’ve Been Waiting For? (Nick Cave)

17) WHAT WILL THEY PLAY AT YOUR FUNERAL?
Midnight Show (The Killers)

18) WHAT IS YOUR HOBBY/INTEREST?
Aikea-Guinea (The Cocteau Twins)

19) WHAT IS YOUR BIGGEST SECRET?
My Little Drum (Vince Guaraldi Trio, “A Charlie Brown Christmas” soundtrack)

20) WHAT DO YOU THINK OF YOUR FRIENDS?
Sharks (Morphine)

21) WHAT WILL YOU POST THIS AS?

The Perfect Song (The National) [no fooling, that’s really what came up]

2 thoughts on “The Perfect Song

  1. fringe

    oh how delightful! i love what your biggest secret turned out to be. too funny.

    i shudder to think what my answers will be, but i’m gonna give it a whirl. big fun!

    xo

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