Friday, October 17, 2008

a moment out of time


too dang funny:

Your result for Are You a Jackie or a Marilyn? Or Someone Else? Mad Men-era Female Icon Quiz...You Are a Katharine!

You are a Katharine -- "I am happy and open to new things"

Katharines are energetic, lively, and optimistic. They want to contribute to the world.

How to Get Along with Me

  • * Give me companionship, affection, and freedom.

  • * Engage with me in stimulating conversation and laughter.

  • * Appreciate my grand visions and listen to my stories.

  • * Don't try to change my style. Accept me the way I am.

  • * Be responsible for youself. I dislike clingy or needy people.

  • * Don't tell me what to do.

What I Like About Being a Katharine

  • * being optimistic and not letting life's troubles get me down

  • * being spontaneous and free-spirited

  • * being outspoken and outrageous. It's part of the fun.

  • * being generous and trying to make the world a better place

  • * having the guts to take risks and to try exciting adventures

  • * having such varied interests and abilities

What's Hard About Being a Katharine

  • * not having enough time to do all the things I want

  • * not completing things I start

  • * not being able to profit from the benefits that come from specializing; not making a commitment to a career

  • * having a tendency to be ungrounded; getting lost in plans or fantasies

  • * feeling confined when I'm in a one-to-one relationship

Katharines as Children Often

  • * are action oriented and adventuresome

  • * drum up excitement

  • * prefer being with other children to being alone

  • * finesse their way around adults

  • * dream of the freedom they'll have when they grow up

Katharines as Parents

  • * are often enthusiastic and generous

  • * want their children to be exposed to many adventures in life

  • * may be too busy with their own activities to be attentive

Take Are You a Jackie or a Marilyn? Or Someone Else? Mad Men-era Female Icon Quiz at HelloQuizzy


Salinda said...

me too!!! Does the "not completing the things I start" describe you as well as it does me? yikes! It was almost too true. on the other hand, people must love hanging around with "spontaneous, free-spirited, and generous" people like us! ;)

Nanci said...

I admire you for being Katherine. If you saw my blog, I am Doris Day. Scarily, the description does seem to fit me. Who knew?1 LOL

Cennetta said...

Hello Kate. I'm a Grace. Many of the descriptions are so me. Oh my! lol

patsijean said...

What good company I'm in. I admire all of these women..I am a Bettie Davis.

connieb said...

Now is this just to keep us wondering about the MOG dress! I am on tenterhooks! I just went MOG dress shopping with my daughters future MIl and we had so much fun! She actually purchased something without me saying one word about "I could sooo make that"!

Carolyn (cmarie12) said...

Well I'm a do these tests ask a couple of questions and come up with such matching characteristics...does that mean we are ALL more alike than different!

-E said...

HA! I'm a Joan Crawford "I want to be alone" :) That was great- I'm borrowing it ;)