Idiosyncrasies

Quirks.

We all have them.  

Everyone.  

Even that one person who seems like they're relatively normal. 

Yeah, they're not.

I know I have a few quirks.

What are they?

I'm so glad you asked.

I present to you a list of things that are quirky about me!

Ready?

OK!


10. I can not eat a raw tomato. I can eat everything associated with tomatoes (ketchup, marinara sauce, STEWED tomatoes, BBQ sauce, tomato soup) but I can not for the life of me eat one raw.  There is something about the texture of a raw tomato that just makes me shiver through and through.

9. When I go to bed, I can only fall asleep on my right side.  I don't know why but I can not sleep any other way.

8. I count stairs {in my head} as I climb or descend them.

7. If I'm having water with ice in it, there has to be an even number of cubes. Preferably ten. Otherwise the water to ice ratio is off and the ice melts too quickly. The same goes for soda. The ice melts too quickly and then you end up with nasty, watered down soda. Yuck.

6. When I'm eating dinner, I start with the things that I don't care for first. Get the yucky things out of the way so that I can enjoy the things that I do like.

5. When I am sleeping, I usually stick one leg outside the blankets so that I don't get too hot.  This is also scary because it makes me vulnerable to the monster that is hiding under the bed.

4. I cross my arms over my chest when I am angry or irritated.

3. I have three jars to which change gets separated into. One for quarters. One for dimes. And one for nickels and pennies. I get aggravated when coins end up in the wrong jars.

2. I almost always answer the phone on the third ring.

1. When I go to bed at night, I have to have a fan blowing on me. Have to. I get hot and then the room feels like it's closing in on me. {I blame Randall for this because I could sleep just fine without a fan until I met him.}




There you have it. A drop in the bucket of quirks that make me who I am.




What about you?  What are some of your quirks?




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