honesty, loyalty, compassion and patience
Favourite qualities in a man:
selflessness, strength, dignity and a sense of humour
Favourite qualities in a woman:
kindness & authenticity
reading, travelling and spending time with my loved ones
Idea of happiness:
laid-back dinners with friends or exploring the world with my family
Your idea of misery:
my loved ones being sick
If not yourself, who would you be?
I like who I am, because I am a work in progress
Where would you like to live?
In Paris for a year.
Too many to name
Sergei Chepik, James Nares, Sam Toft, Amedeo Modigliani, Evgenya Gapchinsakya.
Favourite heroes in real life?
My late father and Brompton Hospital PICU team
Favourite heroines in fiction?
Thais of Athens
Full-bodied red wine or Russian vodka with fresh cranberry juice & lime
What characters in history do you most dislike?
What is your present state of mind?
Excited but apprehensive
For what fault have you most toleration?
Your favourite motto:
Treat other people the way you want to be treated
How would you like to die?
Peacefully in old age, before I become a burden to my family