Tuesday, 6 September 2011

A baby?!

The words reached me and revealed their meaning a few seconds after the waitress had finished the sentence. I got this funny feeling again. The one that had been haunting me for the past two days. Only this time I suddenly felt more. I felt it was time for the next step. I took a deep breath and before I realised what was happening I asked a question. In that princely restaurant in Vaduz on my birthday, there and then for the first time in my life I asked a question in correct German!

No, I am not going to have a baby as the majority of the voters suggested! As long as there’s no dedicated father (extremely high standards apply!), there’ll be no baby. So thirteen of twenty six voters can relax – no Spotify for those.

No eco farm either. It’s not because I’m opposed to eco (although some people might think so), but because farm isn’t quite the right environment for an urban creature like me. Apparently most of the voters (all except for three) know that about me. Although, with my adventurous nature and the ability to change direction, one never knows...

Flying lessons are no longer a no-go area, but I’m not sure it’s such a good idea. I might want to polish my driving skills first. So, no flying lessons. Not yet. To those six voters – thank you for your trust in me.

Most people voted for the sake of voting and didn’t care to let me know their choice (which was required to be able to win the prize). Of four people that voted for German, only one revealed his identity to me. So we have a winner and I’ll contact him to get his Spotify premium to him.

I am sorry to disappoint you, but no baby. I am going to learn German! This might not sound very exciting to you, but I am very excited. Tomorrow I am going to Goethe Institute in Rotterdam to determine at which level I should start. Yay!


  1. Viel Glueck Sasha! Jani

  2. Haha... Jij zou bij een roddelblad moeten gaan werken. :-) De kop van je stuk was zo goed, dat ik meteen je blog ben gaan lezen! Veel succes met je studie Duits. Om te oefenen kun je het beste in Cadzand een ijsje gaan bestellen (jeweetwel... waar John & ik vakantiewerk hebben gedaan)

    Groetjes, Sandra

  3. @Sandra Hahaha! The yellow press princess. ;) Wacht maar, naa een paar maanden zal ik heel authentiek Duits overkomen daar in Cadzand. :)

  4. sjit. ik had het kunnen weten! ;-)
    veel succes und viel spaƟ!

  5. @Michiel Volgende keer beter opletten! ;)


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