“Males wear the makeup in the animal kingdom” from The Secret Language of Birthdays by Gary Goldschneider & Joost Elffers

Annie Morris by © Craig MacPhee

Image © Craig MacPhee

An Interview with Annie

Q. What is your best memory/moment from one of your past birthdays?

A. Going to Disneyland!

Q. How about the worst? And why?

A. I don’t really have one.

Q. What was the present you’ve received for your birthday that most surprised you?

A. It was the trip to Disneyland.

Q. Is there one food or dish that you insist on eating during your birthday celebration?

A. Cake or cupcakes.

Q. What do you believe is the most important aspect of celebrating a birthday?

A. Spending time with my family.

Q. Do you/your family/culture have any traditions/rituals/ceremonies that are performed to celebrate birthdays? What is it?

A. I get to pick where we go for supper.