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Deirdre-Deborah Davin

"To leave this world a better place than when I entered it."

West Hyannisport, MA, USA
female, age 64
Speaks: A little Latin, A little German, A little Italian, A little Spanish, Conversational French
Joined Oct 1, 2012

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Ballet/opera aficionado; music, esp. classical, jazz. strings-piano-organ. Inveterate reader: Historical non-Fiction, e.g., Gore Vidal's Lincoln;  political/social economics, e.g., Paul Krugman- The Conscience of a Liberal/End This Depression Now!; Freakonomics- Levitt/Dubner; Robert Reich-I'll Be Short: Essentials for a Decent Working Society/Beyond Outrage: What has gone wrong with our economy and our democracy and how to fix it; mysteries; plays; poetry; philosophy/theology/history.

Fighting for those who cannot fight for themselves (human/animals); never losing a child's self of wonder; performing random acts of kindness, and senseless acts of beauty, because I can.

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Joined Oct 1, 2012 Activist Aspirations Enthusiastic 
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Groups DUO for World Peace
Birthday Dec 11, 1953  
Languages A little Latin, A little German, A little Italian, A little Spanish, Conversational French  
About Me Insatiable thirst for knowledge; Intuitive; intelligent; introspective; sensitive; empathetic; dry, self-deprecating sense of humor; appreciative of irony; animal lover; enjoy knowing people from diverse backgrounds, and hearing their opinions.
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Pets My rescue kitty Marshmallow, My half-wild outdoor kitties:, Sammy, Milky Way, Frankie, Numerous outdoor critters  
Activist Aspirations Enthusiastic
Political Leaning Very Liberal
Religions Deist/Theist  
Eating Habits Almost Vegetarian  
Wild Fact About Me Fractured both ankles skydiving in 1998; still had the highest marks for best jump.
My Philosophy Golden Rule
What Gives Me Hope Sites like Care2, populated by individuals like all of us; Children.
If I were Mayor, I'd make the world a better place by
What/who changed my life and why Anne of Green Gables; The Razor's Edge; A Separate Peace; 1984; Black Like Me; Cry The Beloved Country; All Quiet On The Western Front; Fear of Flying-Erica Jong; Das Boot; Gandhi; Chariots of Fire; Pearl Buck novels; The Little World of Don Camillo series-Giovanni Guareschi; Steinbeck; Hemingway; Tuesdays With Morrie; The Five People You Meet in Heaven; Frost; Dickinson; Sandburg; Yeats; Whitman; GB Shaw; Tennessee Williams; Albee; many more, so little room.
They fed my imagination; opened my eyes, my heart and my soul; made me think; made me laugh; and, made me cry: They are my constants in a chaotic world.
What Bugs Me Paranoid fear-mongerers:, Right wing talk radio, Fox, Hate groups/Bigots, Right Wing/Baggers/Evangelicals, Paranoid fear-mongerers:, Making lists, Not enough room to list everything, Corporate corruption:, Venture/Vulture Capitalism, Wall Street/Banking, Ideologues/  
Passions (See My Billboard), Learning something new each day, All music, peace, other cultures, nature, making a difference, LIFE!!!, laughter, environment, books, animals  
Inspirations Anyone who never stops trying, Anyone taking a stand against injustice, Anyone making the world a better place, anyone who helps animals, anyone who thinks outside of the box, Anyone who has stood up to injustice  
What Scares Me Ideology above all else  
Role Models  
Quotation Do Not Go Gentle Into that Good Night-Dylan Thomas
All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do nothing-Edmund Burke
Interests (See My Billboard), Alternative medications, Accupuncture, Homeopathic Healing, Spirituality/Philosophy, Unpublished childrens' book writer, Unpublished poet  
Books All genres-I go with my mood  
Music All genres, Abhor all hate lyrics  
Movies All genres, I go with my mood  
TV Shows Hot in Cleveland and Always Sunny..., Monk and The Closer reruns, Animal Planet, Masterpiece-all, Austin City Limits, Law and Order (all of them), All classic reruns, POV and History Channel, Top Chef and Project Runway, Bones and all CSIs, Amazing Race, AGT, TLC, PBS  
Favorite Foods Nuts, Most fish, (no shellfish), Dark chocolate, Earl Grey tea, all teas, fruits and veggies of all kinds  
Favorite Places Beaches and Mountains, Curled up in bed with my kitty, Comfy chair next to a fire  
Can't Live Without Faith, My rescue kitty Marshmallow, laughter and tears, laughter and hope, laughter and a wicked sense of humour  
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    Happy Birthday! Experience the night sky!

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    Happy Birthday! Enjoy Nature!

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    Happy Birthday with much wonder!

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