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The Things I Want to Do Before I Die/ The Bucket List

February 13, 2012
By Confused_scheherazade ELITE, Brooklyn, New York, New York
Confused_scheherazade ELITE, Brooklyn, New York, New York
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Favorite Quote:
I know nothing, but of miracles.

Emily Dickinson-
If I can stop one heart from breaking,

If I can stop one heart from breaking,
I shall not live in vain;
If I can ease one life the aching,
Or cool one pain,
Or help one fainting robin
Unto his nest again,
I shall not live in vain.

Actually watch “The Bucket List”

Get kissed (Remind you of “Never Been Kissed”)

Go scuba diving in the Great Barrier Reef in Australia

Learn how to fly

See Kiev, Ukraine, Russia; the place where my parents were born and lived their live before coming to America

Go to Greece, home of the Greek Gods and Goddesses

Go to Paris (France, not Texas)

Go to Morocco

Go to England

Go to China

Go to collage

Get a job that I feel good doing, that I do well, and that satisfies me

Fall in love with a good guy

Get married

Make good friends, lots of them

See the world

Perform a song I love

Have a family, especially a daughter (Boys would be trouble)

Learn how to read, write, and speak Russian

Learn how to be bilingual (English, Russian, Spanish, etc)

Save a life

Save the world

Live a life not lived in vain

Publish something I wrote

Learn how to get along with my sister

Meet some of my favorite authors (J.K. Rowling, Alice Hoffman, Rick Riodan, Leslie M.M. Blume, etc)

Ride the subway by myself

Visit a synagogue (Just to see what it’s all about)

See something truly glorious

Get a black belt

See the Chinese New Year parade

See the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade

Ver la festiva de los Días de los Muertos

Go to New Orleans (see the Crescent city, eat banques, watch Mardi Gras)

Learn how to cook something other than eggs

Roam all over the city I lived in my entire life (New York, that is)

Go to Rio de Janeiro (see Carnival)

Eat a cupcake from Magnolia’s Bakery

Learn how to drive (if somewhat badly)

Make someone extremely happy

Buy a gift for each member of my family, blood and non-blood, with my own money.

Find an old movie (1920s- to whatever time is considered present) that my mom will like

Make someone will better about themselves

Make someone want to be a better person

Feel fully satisfied and fully happy

Have adventures that surpass one’s wildest dreams

Figure out a way to make my sister speechless


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