December 30th - 49. When did you immediately click with someone you just met? Why? What was the long term result? Conversely, are you close with anyone now that you really disliked at first?
I think you do with people of your own genre. They 'get' you and visa versa. I have become closer to someone who really got on my nerves over the past two years, but I think being all thrown together at uni has made us a lot closer and the thing we have in common is the darkest of humour.
36. How has your birth order/characteristics of siblings affected you?
I was the eldest by 4.5 years. I think as the eldest, you are made to carry the can a lot. My sister was definitely my mother's favourite, but we both had difficult relationships with her for different reasons. Dad also had a fractious relationship with his daughters, but he did blame himself for that. Dad and I got on really well in the last ten years of his life.
My sister and I squabbled as kids, but as adults we get on pretty well - as close as sisters can be, but give each other space. We are very alike in a lot of way, but poles apart in others. I love her dearly and wouldn't have it any other way.