Tuesday, 21 August 2007

Top 100 things I hope to do or experience before I die. Satisfied with the majority, but aiming for them all. Work in progress.
1UndoneVisit all 7 continents.
2DoneSwim with a dolphin.
3UndoneSkydive.
4UndoneHave my portrait painted.
5UndoneWatch a launch of the space shuttle.
6UndoneBe an extra in a film.
7UndoneSend a paper plane from the tallest building in the world.
8UndoneOwn a horse.
9UndoneMake love on a mountain top.
10UndoneHold an art exhibition and sell at least 1 item.
11UndoneBuy a round-the-world air ticket and a rucksack, and run away.
12DoneGrow a beard and keep for 6 months.
13DoneBe a member of the audience in a TV show.
14DoneGive a speech in public.
15UndoneRide a camel in the desert.
16UndonePlant a tree.
17UndoneCross Svalbard (Spitsbergen) with a snow scooter.
18UndoneBuild a tree house and sleep in it.
19UndoneUnderstand the Theory of Relativity.
20UndoneSwim with killer whales at Tysfjord.
21DoneBe the boss.
22UndoneFly a fighter jet plane.
23DoneFall deeply in love - helplessly and unconditionally.
24UndoneExperience someone falling deeply in love with me - helplessly and unconditionally.
25UndoneRide the Trans-Siberian Express across Asia.
26UndoneSit on a jury.
27DoneTake a course and get top grade at the university.
28UndoneWrite a book.
29UndoneExperience Mardi Gras.
30UndoneBe a vegetarian for 6 months.
31UndoneLive in another country.
32UndoneBuild a scale model of the solar system - minimum 5 km in diameter.
33UndoneGet a boat.
34UndoneLearn 3 magic tricks very well.
35UndoneLive as an artist for 6 months.
36UndoneRide public transport in the 10 biggest cities in the world.
37UndoneDrink beer at the Oktoberfest in Munich.
38DoneBe someone’s mentor.
39DoneAlways strive to be good, honest and vigilant.
40UndoneShower in a waterfall.
41UndoneLearn to play a musical instrument with some degree of skill.
42UndoneSpend a half-day at a concentration camp and swear never to forget.
43DoneObtain license to marry and do marriages.
44UndoneGet married myself.
45UndonePerform funerals.
46UndoneTravel to another continent with only my sister and brother.
47UndoneSee a lunar eclipse.
48UndoneSpend New Year’s in an exotic location.
49UndoneGet a quotation in a recognised archive or book.
50DoneGet passionate about a cause & spend time helping it, instead of just thinking about it.
51UndoneHandle a big snake.
52DoneNever do street / illegal drugs.
53UndoneExperience weightlessness.
54UndoneDesign and build my own dream house.
55UndoneObtain a patent.
56UndoneSing a great song in front of an audience.
57UndoneAsk someone I’ve only just met on a date.
58DoneDrive across America from coast to coast.
59UndoneMake a complete and utter fool of myself.
60DoneThrow a big party every 10 years (from 40).
61DoneWrite my will.
62DoneAdopt someone far away and support them where they are until they come of age.
63DoneSleep under the stars.
64DoneRide the fastest roller coaster in the world.
65UndoneGo wild in Rio during Carnival.
66UndoneSpend a whole day reading a great novel.
67DoneForgive my parents.
68UndoneLearn to juggle with three balls.
69DoneDrive the Autobahn.
70UndoneLearn to rollerblade.
71DoneStand up to and oppose with success someone/something much bigger and more powerful than myself.
72UndonePerform street theatre.
73UndoneSurprise myself thoroughly.
74DoneMake a child fall asleep in my lap.
75DoneScuba dive.
76UndoneDonate money and put my name on something: a scholarship, a bench, etc
77UndoneSpend six months getting my body in optimum shape.
78DoneAccept myself for who I am.
79UndoneGo up in a hot-air balloon.
80UndoneDo a public prank that is mentioned in the media.
81UndoneAttend one really big rock concert.
82UndoneKiss someone I’ve just met on a blind date.
83DoneGive to a charity - anonymously.
84UndoneGet an isolated mountain cabin.
85UndoneVisit Easter Island.
86UndoneBe fed peeled, seedless grapes.
87UndoneWrite and publish a song.
88UndoneGo deep sea fishing and eat my catch.
89UndoneGet a sauna and an outdoor jacuzzi.
90DoneCreate and update a personal web page.
91UndoneVisit Machu Pichu.
92UndoneTouch a rock from the moon.
93UndoneSpend Xmas helping someone else.
94UndoneCreate my own family tree.
95DonePlay a full golf course.
96UndoneBuy a property in a foreign country.
97UndoneBartend for a night in a real bar.
98UndoneList 5 people who have been very important to me and let them know.
99DoneInspire children in a positive way that they will remember for life.
100UndoneSpend the last time of my life free of sorrow and pain.