Wednesday, April 29, 2015

The Grand Birthday Game Answers!

First, a big thank you to all of you for playing and also for all the lovely birthday wishes this past week! :)

And now without more ado, here are....

The Game Answers

1. Darcy or Bingley?

Answer: Éowyn A, Heidi B

2. Amazing mountains (and casting)…or amazing staging (and casting)—i.e. favorite Sound of Music?

Answer: Éowyn A, Heidi B

3. Romance out west…(super sweet romance).
In other words, our favorite Zane Grey. :)

Answer: Éowyn A, Heidi B

4. A hairstyle we each dream of:

Answer: Heidi A, Éowyn B

5. A Lizzy dress: sea-foam green under sheer…or the orange of autumn leaves? 

Answer: Heidi A, Éowyn B

6. A favorite Cinderella. We actually (to varying degrees) both like both of these, but—you know—if we were absolutely, positively forced to choose.

Answer: Heidi A (The Slipper and the Rose with Richard Chamberlain) and Éowyn B (First Love with Deanna Durbin)

7. Which of these highly loved books ends up on our respective bedside pile oftenest:

Answer: Heidi A, Éowyn B

8. A favorite period drama ending. Just because…

Answer: Éowyn A, Heidi B

9. Favorite Scottish adventure film? (A field of very strong opinion, indeed.) 

Answer: Heidi A (Rob Roy with Richard Todd), Éowyn B (Kidnapped with Peter Finch)

10. Favorite nursing series.

Answer: Éowyn A, Heidi B

11. Apart from somewhere we’d both like to go (somewhere with miles and miles of turquoise and azure blue water—which wouldn’t exactly give us an A or B answer) two other overseas adventures: an African safari or riding over the Argentinean mountains?

Answer: Heidi A, Éowyn B

12. Singer-songwriters:

Answer: Éowyn A, Heidi B

13. We both think this salad looks simply magnificent, but the question is for which enthralling field of study we each find most fascinating—nutrition or dinosaur tracks.

Answer: Éowyn A, Heidi B

14. Our favorite classic western? And you don’t have to know the names, just A or B. (We really can’t tell you the names, ‘cause…yes, well…you get the idea.)

Answer: Heidi A (Stagecoach with John Wayne), Éowyn B (High Noon with Gary Cooper and Grace Kelly)

15. And…(since we’re both writing westerns), whose is set in which place? 

Answer: Éowyn A, Heidi B

And your scores!

Emma: 140
Naomi: 120
Dani: 110
Natalie: 110
Sarah: 110
Olivia: 90
Hamlette: 80

Again, thank you so much for playing everyone! We're glad you enjoyed it!


  1. Thank you for the wonderful game, Eowyn! I'm so proud of meself for gaining 120 scores. :-)

    1. Naomi,
      You are most welcome. :) And thank you so much for the follow!

  2. It was such fun! And wow, I got the highest score! *does little dance* Ain't every day that happens. :-)

    Happy birthday to you both! :-)


    P.S. Willie Nelson is awesome. Glad to see I'm not the only teenage girl who's crazy about him. :-D

    1. Emma,
      Thanks and I'm glad you had fun! Heidi and I had a terrific time putting it together, too. :)

      As yet I have only been able to get a hold of two of Willie Nelson's albums, but I absolutely LOVE his singing style! And I'm happy to hear you like him, too. :)

  3. This was so fun, Eowyn! Thank you for the game!! :)

    1. Natalie,
      I'm super pleased you enjoyed it! :)


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