Raquel

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Gender FEMALE
Occupation Medical Transcriptionist
Location Missouri, United States
Introduction A good book, a cat, a cup of hot cocoa and scone, a nice comfy chair, quiet - bliss. The true pleasures in life are found within your heart.
Interests Cats, Snow - we lived in Alaska for a while when I was little and I loved it!, Celtic music, especially harp and bagpipes, classical music, Rainy days, Autumn leaves, Fireplaces and bonfires, Historical mystery stories, Cookbooks, Anything Victorian, old houses, counted cross stitch, Calligraphy - working on learning this, Tatting lace - want to learn how, Canning and preserving summer's bounty - pickles, jams, jellies . . . ., Roses - particularly pink ones, Lace, Candlelight, Garfield, Moonlight, The ocean- living in the Midwest, this is something I LONG for! We lived in New Bedford, Mass. for a while when I was a child, Travelling- I like to go driving. That is, I don't care to drive myself, but I do like to go driving!, Really, really good dark chocolate, the color green - in all of its manifestations, Ice hockey - watch, not play!, Teddy bears, Sherlock Holmes, Board games - except monopoly, Tea and scones, New England, Long walks in the brisk autumn air, Hot chocolate, Gazing at a starry sky, Optimism, Homemade soup and homemade bread, Christmas music, Quilling- working on learning this, Learning about new cultures, The way God's word reveals new things every time you read it!, Trying new recipes, Comedy, Making Christmas cookies.
Favorite Music Celtic, classical, Christmas
Favorite Books Bible, Agatha Christie, Dorothy Sayers, Elizabeth Peters, Sherlock Holmes - canon and pastiches, Way too many to mention here

You've been invited to a fancy ball but the only thing you have to wear is an orange wooly jumper. What shoes do you wear?

Probably my wellies. That would be a good match, don'tcha think? Or quite possibly my lurid green houseslippers with the rhinestone sparklies and foo-foo balls on them.