What did you do last night?
I WORKED UNTIL 8PM, THEN WAS ON CALL THE REST OF THE NIGHT.
What do you usually eat for breakfast?
COFFEE AND A BAGEL.
How many hours a night do you sleep?
AT LEAST 8.
What is your favorite hour of the day/night and why is it your favorite?
THE EVENING JUST AFTER I GIVE MY SON HIS BATH AND WE GET TO PLAY
Where do you live now?
IN GOOD 'OL BAKO.
Why did you move there?
LIVED HERE MOST OF MY LIFE.
Do you like living there? Explain.
I GUESS SO, I'VE LIVED IN LONG BEACH AND VALENCIA AND I'VE FOUND MYSELF RIGHT BACK HERE.
What did you do in the years right after high school?
PARTY & TRAVEL, EVERYTHING YOU ARE SUPPOSED TO DO IN YOUR 20'S.
Tell us about your family? Kids? Spouses? Lovers? Partners? Divorces?
I'M NOT MARRIED. I HAVE A 2 1/2 YR OLD SON.
Do you have a job outside of your home?
Do you like your job?
Is it the job you thought you would have when you were back in High School and you contemplated the future?
NO, I THOUGHT I WOULD BE A CORPORATE ATTORNEY.
If you could have any job in the world what would it be?
PARTY PLANNER, SPECIFICALLY CHILDRENS PARTIES.
What was your happiest day last year?
MY SONS 1ST BIRTHDAY.
What is your biggest regret from the last 20 years?
I DON'T HAVE A "BIG" REGRET.
Do you miss high school? What things do you miss about it?
I HAVE NEICES AND NEPHEWS IN HIGH SCHOOL RIGHT NOW AND I'VE FOUND MYSELF TELLING THEM THAT I WOULDN'T GO BACK TO HS FOR ANYTHING. BUT I DO MISS THE SOCIAL SIDE OF HS.
What is one of your favorite memories from high school?
What is one of your worst memories from high school?
THE SPACE SHUTTLE DISASTER.
Who were your best friends in high school?
RAWLYN ORTIZ, NELLIE GIL AND JENNIFER THOEN.
Have you kept in touch with them?
I'VE KEPT IN REGULAR TOUCH WITH RAWLYN. I KNOW THAT NELLIE IS MARRIED WITH 2 KIDS AND LIVES HERE IN BAKE. JENNIFER IS MARRIED WITH 2 KIDS AND I THINK SHE LIVES IN KUWAIT.
How is your life different than the life you thought you would have after high school?
I THOUGHT I WOULD BE MARRIED LIVING THE HIGH LIFE OF A CORPORATE ATTORNEY.
Who was your favorite teacher?
I DIDN'T HAVE A FAVORITE. THE ONE THAT LEFT THE STRONGEST IMPRESSION ON MY LIFE WOULD HAVE TO BE MRS. KENDALL.
What was the biggest life lesson you learned in high school?
NEVER FORGET THAT I AM A WOMAN IN THE UNITED STATES AND AM FREE TO DO ANYTHING I WANT TO DO. MRS. KENDALL TAUGHT ME THAT.
Who was your favorite pop music band in high school?
Why do you want to attend a high school reunion?
TO RECONNECT WITH OLD FRIENDS.
Why do you NOT want to attend a high school reunion?
I DO WANT TO ATTEND.
Are you nervous about attending your high school reunion? Explain.
A LITTLE, IT'S BEEN 10 YEARS SINCE I'VE SEEN MOST EVERYONE.
Do you like answering these questions?
THERE ARE A LOT OF THEM.
Do you have any tattoos? What are they?
YES, I HAVE 3. I HAVE A DAFFODIL, MASKS AND A COPY OF A BRACELET THAT BELONGED TO A MAN THAT I WAS IN LOVE WITH.
What is your favorite food?
Are your parents still alive? How are they doing?
YES, DOING WELL.
Are you happy with the way you look these days? Please explain.
NOT REALLY, I'VE PUT ON THE POUNDS. ESPECIALLY SINCE HAVING MY SON. I'M WORKING ON LOSING IT.
If you won the lottery what would you do with the money?
SET UP MY FAMILY AND FRIENDS. BUT I HAVE TO PLAY IT TO WIN IT.
Are you religious? Spiritual? Agnostic? Is there a God?
NOT RELIGIOUS, BUT I DO BELIEVE IN A HIGHER POWER.
What do you watch on TV?
DORA THE EXPLORER AND GO DIEGO GO!!
What are your all-time favorite movies?
In what ways have you changed the most from high school?
MY HAIR IS TO ABOUT THE MIDDLE OF MY BACK.
In what ways are you the same from high school?
I'M NOT SURE I AM THE SAME IN ANY WAY.
Tell us about three of your happiest experiences since leaving high school.
THE BIRTH OF MY SON, MY BABY SISTERS WEDDING AND MY BEST FRIEND, BARBARAS, WEDDING.
What do you like most about yourself?
MY SENSE OF HUMOR.
What would you most like to change?
MY FATTNESS! LOL
Do you talk on your cellphone while driving?
BELIEVE IT OR NOT I DO NOT OWN A CELL PHONE.
Tell us something that very few people know about you.
I'M AN OPEN BOOK.
What would you like to happen at the reunion? What would leave you satisfied? What do you NOT want to happen at the reunion?
I WANT EVERYONE TO HAVE A GOOD TIME.
Did you enjoy answering these questions?
Tell us something interesting about yourself that wasn't covered in the above questions.
NEW YEARS DAY 2000 I WAS ADMITTED TO THE HOSPITAL AFTER HAVING GALL BLADDER SURGERY. MY LIVER WAS SHUTTING DOWN AND THE DOCTORS DIDN'T KNOW WHY. I WAS TRANFERRED TO CENTURY CITY HOSPITAL TO SEE THE BEST LIVER TRANSPLANT DOCTOR IN THE WORLD. HE FIXED ME! I DIDN'T KNOW AT THE TIME, BUT THEY WERE WORRIED THAT I WAS GOING TO DIE. THANK GOD FOR MODERN MEDICINE AND IGNORANCE.