Speak Your Mind 200 #996-1000


1. Do you have bony knees?

2. What do you think would be fun about having a little puppy?

3. Have you ever touched a real horse?

4. How old do you think your English teacher is?

5. Does your family usually use a tablecloth for meals?

ANSWERS By: Austin Smith

1. Yes, they are quite bony.

2. Its cuteness, its playfulness.

3. Yes, I have ridden a real horse too.

4. I no longer go to school.

5. No, we trust ourselves to not destroy the table and clean afterward.

Speak Your Mind 199 #991-995


1. Would you rather print or write in cursive?

2. How many students are in your science class?

3. do you think drugs and alcohol were a problem in pioneer days?

4. Do you have a computer at home?

5. Do you think kids who are well behaved in school like school better than naughty kids?

ANSWERS By: Austin Smith

1. It would depend on the writing instrument; with a pencil, ballpoint, or technical pen I’ll do print, with a fountain pen or rollerball cursive.

2. I no longer go to school.

3. Yes, I be they were a terrible problem that is likely under-recorded.

4. People reading this could guess the answer to that quite easily.

5. No, I was well-behaved and hated school.


Speak Your Mind 198 #986-990


1. Do you think life was less fulfilling in the days before nation-wide newspapers were available?

2. What are you going to do this (next) summer?

3. Did you like Teddy Bears when you were a child?

4. Why do you think Indians did not use guns to hunt?

5. What is the most interesting thing you learned in school this week?

ANSWERS By: Austin Smith

1. Again it depends on what fulfilling means to you, but I would say no.

2. I will be moving and broadening my company.

3. Yes, I had a few.

4. Because they did not have the technology to do so, or they didn’t adapt their hunting techniques when guns were brought over.

5. I am no longer in school.

Speak Your Mind 197 #981-985


1. Do you know anyone who has ever fallen through ice into a pond, lake, or river?

2. Are you as tall as your grandfather?

3. What is a good thing to do for a 16th birthday?

4. If you had been old enough to vote, would you have voted for the current president of the U.S.?

5. What hair color do you like best on a guy?

ANSWERS By: Austin Smith

1. No, not through ice.

2. I’m not as tall as my mother’s father, and I don’t know about my father’s father.

3. Do nothing.

4. No, not at all.

5. I like brown hair on everybody.


Speak Your Mind 196 #976-980


1. Have you ever water skied?

2. Can you remember how much stamps used to cost?

3. Which professional basketball team do you like the best?

4. Do you think charge cards are a good idea?

5.  Do you have a laundry chute in your house?

ANSWERS By: Austin Smith

1. No, and I don’t plan to.

2. Not really, but I have a couple that say 5 cents, but that was before my time.

3. I don’t particularly like any of them.

4. No, but I think credit cards are worse.

5. No, I wish I did though.