Four years ago I interviewed Ian, Emma, and Grace about marriage. (Click here to see: Marriage Survey: June 2008 )
Here is version 2.0.
What are your plans for the future? Where do you want to live?
Ian: The beach.
Grace: Uhhhh...anywhere by ranches and beaches.
Emma: I want to live...like La Cresta or somewhere.
When do you think you will get married?
Ian: Uh...like, 21 or 22.
Grace: In the future. Um...25-ish.
Emma: Uh...I don't know. No...I don't know.
What are the things you need to look for in a boyfriend/girlfriend or a future spouse?
Ian: Ummm...what's the word....um...sense of humor. Uh....nice. They have a good sense of humor.
Grace: Ummmmmm...ummmm....ummmmmm...hold on, I'm thinking. Ooooh...somebody who likes my duct tape creations.
Emma: I don't know. Niceness.
How many children do you plan to have?
Ian: Two. One girl and one boy.
Grace: I'm planning to adopt three children.
Emma: Two adopted.
What is your future career?
Ian: A firefighter
Grace: Ummm...something with animals and something with duct tape.
Emma: An animal cop.
As you enter middle school/high school, what are you excited about? What are you nervous about?
Ian: Excited about water polo. Nervous about classes like math.
Grace: Excited about a day with no homework. Nervous about homework. Ian said they have really good chocolate chip cookies.
Emma: Excited about the teachers. Nervous about if anybody will like me.
Describe your perfect day.
Ian: ummmm...You wake up, you eat food, you go swim, and you hang out with anyone. (Danielle: "With your mom?" Ian: "Maybe.)
Grace: Ummmmm....I have a couple perfect days. Going to Disneyland and going around in an electric wheelchair or something. Riding dolphins in the ocean. Finding a time machine and going to different times. Oh yeah. uh huh....
Emma: A day at the beach or at the ranch.
Ian: Can I give them something...like..."Stay Golden" or "Never read Bradbury or whatever his name is again?"
Grace: Uhhhummmm....stay strong and keep working on duct tape stuff.
Emma: Uh...to..uh...ummmmmmmmmmmmmm....to always be kind to people.