Proust Questionnaire with Sadie Barber


Sadie Barber spends her lunch on the front lawn. This was her first year in CHS and she is adjusting to high school.

What is your idea of perfect happiness?

I don’t think perfect happiness exists but genuine kindness and gratitude, in general, would help to achieve it.

What is your greatest fear?

Getting kidnapped etc.

What is the trait you most deplore in yourself?


What is the trait you most deplore in others?


What is your current state of mind?

Feeling calm.

On what occasion do you lie?

If the truth can’t be changed and will make someone feel bad I would lie about it as long as it’s for the best.

What do you most dislike about your appearance?

Looking too masculine or feminine in different situations.

Which living person do you most despise?

Honestly, I can’t think of anyone.

What is the quality you most like in a man?

Humour, positivity and kindness.

What is the quality you most like in a woman?

Being non-judgmental, humor and kindness.

Which words or phrases do you most overuse?

At the moment there’s “Yo”, “Bro” and “LOL.”

What or who is the greatest love of your life?

Music and myself.

When and where were you happiest?

At Camp AGQ, no specific year but that’s definitely where I’m the happiest.

If you were to die and come back as a person or a thing, what would it be?

Either a person a fish or a tree.

Where would you most like to live?

Somewhere in Europe.

What is your most treasured possession?

Not mine but there is a bronze lion head that hangs in the bathroom, I’ve always loved it.

What do you most value in your friends?

Genuine care, connection and spontaneity; you know they always will consider you, they do things to make you feel special, and you feel at home with them and can have a good time no matter what you do.

What are your favorite names?

Some of my favs are Adrian, Lennon, Jancey and Magda.

What is it that you most dislike?

French toast.

How would you like to die?

I’ve thought about this a lot, I want to be at a very old, happy and healthy point in my life where I know I only have so long so I do everything I’ve ever wanted to do.

What is your motto?

Carpe Diem!