The Proust Questionnaire

Favourite virtue:

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

Biggest flaw:


Favourite occupation:

reading, travelling and spending time with my loved ones

Chief characteristic:


Idea of happiness:

laid-back dinners with friends or exploring the world with my family

Your idea of misery:

my loved ones being sick

Favourite colour:


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.

Favourite authors?

Too many to name

Favourite painters?

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

Favourite drink?

Full-bodied red wine or Russian vodka with fresh cranberry juice & lime

What characters in history do you most dislike?

Cruel ones

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

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