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A list of things three people want to do before they die...
[Introduction] I was sitting at my desk staring out of the window a couple of months ago and wondering about the future.

What would it hold for me?

How could I get done what I wanted to?

You know... the usual!

Then I realised that, appart from finishing University and getting a degree in Nursing (which would lead to a job) I really wasnt sure what I wanted to do with the rest of my life...

Now some people might think that a lifelong carear prospect is plenty to be getting on with, but those who know me well know that I'm forever on the go and am not happy unless I push back the limits of common sense and time useage to new levels...

So I put my head together with two of the best friends I could ever have, and we came up with a list of 100 things (some funny, some even serious) that we wanted to do...
1. Write a list of 100 things to do before you die
3. Meet, in person, friends I've become close to on the internet that live far away.
4. Learn to play a musical instument
6. Take a picture of the Mona Lisa, in person... in the Louvre... in Paris... right after I climbed all 1671 steps of the Eiffel Tower.
7. Save a life
9. Shake the hand of Elton John... the best performer in the world.
10. Crowd surf (not necessarily at an Elton John concert)
12. Parasail from white sandy beaches over the warm, beautiful blue waters of Mexico.
13. Learn to fly a plane
15. Finish writing a book that I can be proud of, whether or not it gets published.
16. Perform a handbrake turn in a car
18. Learn another language or two, fluently, maybe French and Swedish.
19. Become a wizard (or for those of the other gender Wink a witch)
21. Learn to draw.
Face down a charging bull
24. Learn how to fix my own computer and not rely on others.
25. Go dancing in the pouring rain
27. Be content with myself.
28. Drive a convertible down route 66 with freinds by my side.
30. Learn to snow ski (and I'll throw water ski in there, just for the heck of it Wink).
31. Dazzle a crowd of people on the dance floor
33. Run a 10k
34. Own a longsword (and know how to use it!)
36. Learn to play the piano.
37. Go windsurfing
39. Develope a talent for photography.
40. Become a member of the government
42. Travel and see more of my country...
43. Obtain a lifetime membership of Writing.com
45. Run for political office.
46. Own my own island
48. Go to Disney World.
49. Read all 7 Harry Potter books cover to cover, back to back, one after the other with no interuptions!
51. Stand up for myself.
52. Invent or discover something that changes the world for the better.
54. Become debt free!
55. Appear in a walk on role in a popular TV show
Take a cruise to Alaska.
58. Stand atop Buckingham Palace and play 'God Save the Queen' on an electric guitar
Dance - without being self-conscious...
61. Write a film script
Wish FM - 1 Writer to rule them all a happy birthday IN PERSON! Wink
64. Deliver a letter by Owl post (a la Harry Potter)
66. Learn about egyption history and visit the pyramids.
67. Go on a spending spree in Harrods
Go cliff diving in Acapulco... (okay, maybe just go to watch Wink)
70. Actually be able to make my computer, laptop, palmtop and mobile phone work together like they should do according to the sales people.
72. Work as a school guidance counselor.
73. Be able to go driving without getting stuck at traffic jams or traffic lights every five minutes!
75. Go on a long hike in the mountains, without getting lost.
76. Have a star named after me.
Be pulled behind a boat on a big giant innertube, really really fast.
79. Stop a war from happening.
81. Learn to take criticism gracefully.
82. Be able to make that someone special go weak at the knees with just a look *Heart*
Make sure I tell my freinds and family how much I love them so that when I DO die... they won't wonder and I'll be at peace.
85. Work out how to bend the laws of physics enough to cram as much as I want into my room and not worry about it collapsing in on itself black 'hole style' due to excessive mass occupying a small space.
See "The Nutcracker" on stage in NYC.
88. Have a crowd burst into song and dance 'Grease style'.
90. Go club hopping and dance dance dance.
91. Work my way through the massive pile of lecture notes on my desk, turning them into a computer database which I then sell for loads of £££ to students all over the world!!!
93. Surf the waves in Hawaii
94. To actually have more than 94 things I want to do in life Wink
96. Stop worrying about the things that I can do nothing about and start doing things about the things I can.
97. Remember that a smart and sarcastic response is not called for in every situation!
99. Learn how to deal with my "funks"...
100. FINISH a list of 100 things to do before you die Wink
Well there it is... a list of 100 things to do before you die...

Now all we need to do is... well... dothem!

The End!

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