So I read the sticky that says we should introduce ourselves, so here goes:
Screen Name: lemclane
Significant Other's Age: 31
What You Do: Writer (freelance)
What SO Does: Writer (newspaper)
State of Relationship: Engaged
How Long You've Been Together: Almost a year
How You Met: Through mutual friends/a shared former job/Facebook (long story)
Wedding Date (if you're engaged/married): Oct. 13, 2013
Real Babies: Nope
Fur Babies: Nope -- but I do have two dozen houseplants that are my potted babies
Loves: Reading, coffee, running, coffee, books, coffee, knitting/crocheting, coffee...did I mention coffee?
Hates: People who can't take a joke, people who don't get sarcasm, people who won't accept an alternative point of view
Pet Peeves: Being asked the same question over again as though my answer will change; spelling/grammatical mistakes in things that should have been copy-edited
Hobbies/Activities: Reading, running, knitting and crocheting
Favorite Thing About Your SO: He always has my back, 110 percent, no matter what
Least Favorite Thing About Your SO: His smoking. He's quitting, and he's down to half a cigarette a day, but I hate kissing him when he smells like an ashtray.
Describe Your Personality: Fun loving, loyal, sweet, snarky, sarcastic, easy-going, laid-back.
Snark Level (1 [low snark] - 10 [high snark]): Oh, easily a 9.
I've Been On TK Since: Uhm...no idea.
How You Came to Be On TK: I heard about it through other friends when they got married; now it's my turn.
How I like my potatoes: In my tummy.
Favorite book/author: "A Swiftly Tilting Planet," by Madeleine L'Engle.
Tell Us Something Interesting About Yourself: I speak several languages fluently.
I'm gonna go with 'not my circus, not my monkeys.'