Polly

25 Random Facts

I know. I’m sick of my face too. 
  1. I have an unhealthy crush on Johnny Depp. And I also can’t believe I just put that on the internet.
  2. I’m so laid back that I’m practically lying down. It takes a lot to bother me, and I’m often heard saying “it’ll be okay!”
  3. I talked a lot when I was a child, so much that I was often offered money or other bribes to be quiet.
  4. In relation to number three (3), I used to write for Her Campus (2011), Global Young Executives (2013), and District Magazine (2013). A contributor at Listverse (2010) and Buzzfeed (2012).
  5.  I stopped drinking soda when I was about twenty three.
  6. PADI certified (Open Water Diver) since 2016 yet hardly have the time to go scuba diving. 😛
  7. MMA fighter – I have competed dominated in a few in-house “Cage Fights.”
  8. Running is an addiction. Participated at several races but I am really hoping to amp my mileage someday and hopefully finish at least two 100 km run.
  9. I absolutely despise lettuce (and most vegetables for that matter). Eating lettuce makes me feel like a rabbit and it is just not good.
  10. I can be very opinionated, self-righteous and a hypocrite. I’m working on it.
  11. I am brutally honest sometimes to the point of being tactless. Yup, working on it.
  12. I prefer calling over texting. I can talk on the phone for hours (19 hours is the time to beat).
  13. Broke my wrist when I was 12 years old due to skateboard accident. Also got tons of scratches and battle scars.
  14. I speak 5 languages (and 3 Philippine dialects): Tagalog/Filipino, English, French, Russian and Sarcasm.
  15. I consider beer pong as my favorite tabletop game.
  16. I have a bionic sense of smell. I can smell you from afar.
  17. I am known for being happy, for always having a smile on my face and laughing for no apparent reason.
  18. I am also known to be very optimistic and I love positive words (e.g. success>struggle, cope>conquer, perform>rock).
  19. I grew up listening to Led Zeppelin, ACDC, Pink Floyd, Deep Purple, The Rolling Stones, Queen, Uriah Heep, etc.
  20. I was in grade school when I first read Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone (Bloomsbury 1998). I feel old!
  21. Routine is lethal. I hate routines.
  22. My ultimate feel good song is Feel Good Inc. by the Gorillaz.
  23. I swear I have “Restless Legs Syndrome.” As soon as I try to sleep I get the urge to Kung Fu kick whatever is around me.
  24. I have an amazingly good intuition and I’m always right when I trust it.
  25. Whenever people tell me that I look familiar, I tell them I do adult films.

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