Sunday, November 05, 2006

150 adventurous + life changing feats

I was bloghopping and I came across this blog that had this list of things that are considered adventurous or life changing. I loved it, so I decided to “steal” it and do my own list. The ones in bold are the things that I have done.

01. Bought everyone in the bar a drink
02. Swam with wild dolphins
03. Climbed a mountain
04. Taken a Ferrari for a test drive [mom did when she was visiting scedoni's factory. jealous!]
05. Been inside the Great Pyramid
06. Held a tarantula
07. Taken a candlelit bath
08. Said "I love you" and meant it
09. Hugged a tree [a huge cactus to be precise, with a picture as proof]
10. Bungee jumped [went again + again, in cyprus]
11. Visited Paris
12. Watched a lightning storm at sea
13. Stayed up all night long and saw the sun rise
14. Seen the Northern Lights
15. Gone to a huge sports game
16. Walked the stairs to the top of the leaning Tower of Pisa
17. Grown and eaten your own vegetables
18. Touched an iceberg
19. Slept under the stars
20. Changed a baby’s diaper
21. Taken a trip in a hot air balloon
22. Watched a meteor shower
23. Gotten tipsy on champagne
24. Given more than you can afford to charity
25. Looked up at the night sky through a telescope
26. Had an uncontrollable giggling fit at the worst possible moment [miss vicky gave me her death stare]
27. Had a food fight
28. Bet on a winning horse
29. Asked out a stranger
30. Had a snowball fight [yet, after the snow fight i wondered why i was drenched]
31. Screamed as loudly as you possibly can
32. Held a lamb [wawan said the lambs are actually dolls placed on the field to trick stupid tourists like us]
33. Seen a total eclipse
34. Ridden a roller coaster [love them!]
35. Hit a home run
36. Danced like a fool and not cared who was looking
37. Adopted an accent for an entire day [i thought i was a mancunian]
38. Actually felt happy about your life, even for just a moment
39. Had two hard drives for your computer
40. Visited all 50 states
41. Taken care of someone who was drunk
42. Had amazing friends [at different points of my life, i'll bump into amazing people + enjoy myself crazy]
43. Danced with a stranger in a foreign country [back in manchester, this bloke came up to me + asked me to salsa. after a while i got rimas, i told him we had one dance too many, pointing at another stranger as my boyfriend, who'd supposedly get jealous. oits! i was young.]
44. Watched wild whales
45. Stolen a sign [i did roadsigns + an atm machine sign, hey! i was young]
46. Backpacked in Europe
47. Taken a road-trip
48. Gone rock climbing [last feat in peak district]
49. Midnight walk on the beach
50. Gone sky diving
51. Visited Ireland [cork, of all places]
52. Been heartbroken longer than you were actually in love
53. In a restaurant, sat at a stranger’s table and had a meal with them [the first time was in soho, lepas the success confident sengsorang, sekarang pengecut balik]
54. Visited Japan [tokyo, stayed at imperial hotel, those were the days]
55. Milked a cow
56. Alphabetized your CDs [and books as well, i'm a freak that way]
57. Pretended to be a superhero [i have a wild imagination]
58. Sung karaoke [the last was at wan am's]
59. Lounged around in bed all day [back during a levels/uni, winter]
60. *edited* <-crossed out by the previous blogger
61. Gone scuba diving <- would snorkling suffice?
62. Kissed in the rain <- you think i'd announce here even if i did?
63. Played in the mud [one to one tarik tali match]
64. Played in the rain [back in school]
65. Gone to a drive-in theater
66. Visited the Great Wall of China
67. Started a business [the first was 'solide duo enterprise' hehe!]
68. Fallen in love and not had your heart broken
69. Toured ancient sites
70. Taken a martial arts class [shitoryu kareto-do]
71. Played D&D for more than 6 hours straight
72. Gotten married
73. Been in a movie
74. Crashed a party [oops!]
75. Gotten divorced
76. Gone without food for 5 days <- longest 4 days, minum air kosong je
77. Made cookies from scratch
78. Won first prize in a costume contest
79. Ridden a gondola in Venice
80. Gotten a tattoo <- does henna tattoo count?
81. Rafted the Snake River
82. Been on television news programs as an “expert”
83. Got flowers for no reason [still a mystery]

84. Performed on stage [the last was in march, blardy hell! erase the memory please]
85. Been to Las Vegas
86. Recorded music <- yang masa jamming kat 4N tu qualify tak?
87. Eaten shark [does sharks fin count(?!)]
88. *edited* <- crossed out by the blogger
89. Gone to Thailand [bangkok + chiang mai, soon phuket(?!), lets moh yok jom]
90. Bought a house <- joint name a/c + maybank potong my a/c when the paymaster lambat bayar, that considered a purchase?
91. Been in a combat zone
92. Buried one/both of your parents
93. Been on a cruise ship
94. Spoken more than one language fluently [english + malay, during a levels + university i get to practice my french + japanese, now i've totally lost them]
95. Performed in Rocky Horror
96. Raised children
97. Followed your favorite band/singer on tour <- does ikoot stonebay to penang count?
99. Taken an exotic bicycle tour in a foreign country
100. Picked up and moved to another city to just start over
101. Walked the Golden Gate Bridge
102. Sang loudly in the car, and didn’t stop when you knew someone was looking [i sometimes smile at them watching]
103. Had plastic surgery
104. Survived an accident that you shouldn’t have survived
105. Wrote articles for a large publication <- letters to editors which got printed?
106. Lost over 100 pounds
107. Held someone while they were having a flashback
108. Piloted an airplane
109. Petted a stingray
110. Broken someone’s heart [*sigh* ampun ya g, guwe ya gak naive]
111. Helped an animal give birth [pulled a kitten out, it was stuck for quite a while + the mummy cat was becoming weak]
112. Won money on a T.V. game show
113. Broken a bone [right arm + one of my fingers]
114. Gone on an African photo safari
115. Had a body part of yours below the neck pierced [once upon a time when i was young + slim]
116. Fired a rifle, shotgun, or pistol [thanks to being in the police cadets]
117. Eaten mushrooms that were gathered in the wild
118. Ridden a horse
119. Had major surgery [the hemorrhage]
120. Had a snake as a pet
121. Hiked to the bottom of the Grand Canyon
122. Slept for more than 30 hours over the course of 48 hours [i hybernate during winter]
123. Visited more foreign countries than U.S. states
124. Visited all 7 continents
125. Taken a canoe trip that lasted more than 2 days
126. Eaten kangaroo meat
127. Eaten sushi
128. Had your picture in the newspaper [from events mostly, once upon a time. i don't do them anymore, got suffocated by 'vanity'.]
129. Changed someone’s mind about something you care deeply about
130. Gone back to school
131. Parasailed
132. Petted a cockroach [i was trying to run away from it, it was trying to run away from me + splat!]
133. Eaten fried green tomatoes
134. Read The Iliad
135. Selected one “important” author who you missed in school, and read [george orwell's animal farm]
136. Killed and prepared an animal for eating
137. Skipped all your school reunions
138. Communicated with someone without sharing a common spoken language [nilufar, didn't know a word of english when i first met her but her maths was brilliant, it was for my a levels maths]
139. Been elected to public office
140. Written your own computer language
141. Thought to yourself that you’re living your dream
142. Had to put someone you love into hospice care
143. Built your own PC from parts
144. Sold your own artwork to someone who didn’t know you
145. Had a booth at a street fair [earlier on when i just got home]
146. Dyed your hair [red]
147. Been a DJ
148. Shaved your head
149. Caused a car accident [mom's car, she babbles about it still. i'll kenduri if she stops]
150. Saved someone’s life [a little boy was drowning in a public pool, that when i was in form 3]

so, what's your list?


superdzu said...

1.i've swam with the dolphins
2.walked the stairs to the top of the leaning tower of pisa
3.made cookies from scratch

only one is true.
guess yg mana. said...

ehhhh 97. Followed your favorite band/singer on tour apsal x bold?

stonebay.penang.ding dong?

Erra said...


i'm tempted to go with either 1 or 2 ... but made cookies from scratch? is that it?

itu boleh kira ke?

ye! ye! tambah lagi satu

Cik Puan Muda Stress said...

korangs kan groupie??

Erra said...


apa pekdah nya jadi groupie?! awang dah nak kahwin!!!


how you doin' girlfriend?!

cikPijah said...

huhuhu.. out of 150 .. maybe five jer kot penah buat! :P .. i nak tambah

151: slept whole day
152: main mercun with gila people
153: climb up 5 flight of stairs non stop
154: mandi sungai
155: bite off someone's finger
156: get involved in a minimum 5-pile up car accident

ermm.. tu jer kot. :P

Erra said...


157: terlepas dari kene saman polis


zezz said...

#26 - hadnt we all...

#151 - curik tray dining hall/bunga2 kak zainon huhuhu

weg, thinking of meeting up with sal(yes, THAT salina)one fine day - jom!? jom?! it's been a while since i laugh me head off! :P

Erra said...


pencuri!!! pencuri!!!

jom! jom! ... you know i'm always game for the meets ... i'll go charge my camera.


bertique said...

haha .. kalau buat semua kenapa?

kalau tak buat any one of the list mengapa?

kalau alah malas nak tanya menda2 kalau mengalau nih ..

Erra said...


suka hati laa betik

who would you trust?

someone with a problem or someone playing someone with a problem?

untuk jawapannya, watch "brick".

muz ske cite tu macam gila sebab diye gila.

Cik Puan Muda Stress said...

berapa orang kat sini yang ada a 'girlfriend' in their boyfriend all wrapped up into one?
tatau nak kata beruntung atau bernasib malang..

Erra said...

cik pms

bukan you ramai guy friends cam tu, contohnya muz.

NaHLaH said...

nak jumpa sal jugak!! last time she emailed was ages ago!! huhuhu.

she's still at cyberjaya kan?

mental muz said...

demmit weh girls, enough talking about me. i know i'm irresistible. Please talk about something else, like tulip ke. tatau nak gelak ke tak ngan joke i sendiri.

Erra said...


lets the jom


ironically i was talking about zeeks, like why is she complaining now when semua kawan diye cam tu + zeeks was talking about her new found girlfriend in a man's body.

hey you girlfriend!

Anonymous said...

151 - visit all 13 states in malaysia. :)

buat apa susah susah cover 50 states in US of A?

Erra said...


guwe copy + paste from the person's blog maa ... hmmm ... 13 states ...

perlis - police cadets first jamboree, kedah dah pi, penang dah pi, perak tipu kalo tak pi lagi, selangor tempat kelahiran, kuala lumpur 20 minutes drive away, negeri sembilan sekolah wa, melaka dah pi, johor dah pi, pahang dah pi, terengganu lepak kat pulau duyong, kelantan dah pi makan ayam golek, sabah pi kota kinabalu, sarawak pi kuching + miri ...

OMG! I've been to at least one town in the 13 states!!!

so ... adventurous + life changing feat no.

151. visited all 13 states in Malaysia

Erra said...

OMG!!! dah pegi Sandakan ... i went to Sepilok ... a female orang utan peed all over the bridge tak kasi us go near En Rahman Bo. We gossiped the orang utan was in love with En Rahman Bo.

saya anak malaysia
saya anak malaysia

terharu laks sengsorang sebab dah cover 13 states in Malaysia ... thanks Stupe for making me realise that!