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1.Q Tell me about the first time you can remember being thrilled.
1.A falling off my bike and cutting huge holes in my legs, arms and torso, after doing some really crazy jumps, aged about 10ish
2.Q What's been your most frightening thrill ever?
2.A having an 8 foot shark bump and brush against me, no it was the skydive.
3.Q What's the smallest or slightest thing to have thrilled you?
3.A stroking the sea snake.
4.Q Tell me why you're not a sensible person.
5.Q What were you doing the last time you were really bored?
5.A writing essays about war.
6.Q What's the most uninhibited thing you've ever done?
6.A flashed a room full of drunk people, twice.
7.Q What things have you considered doing for thrill, but were too concerned about the risks?
7.A taking my girlfriend on a dangerous dive where people regularly break things (usually themselves). my concern was for the both of us.
8.Q I always dreamt about being a paramedic, driving an ambulance and saving lives; what about you?
8.A living on my yacht,


  <your thrill>
  To answer these next 14 questions, you should think about a particular time you were thrilled.
9.Q Describe this thrill in a nutshell, in one sentence. (there's time to expand later)
9.A downhill mountain biking
10.Q Where and when did it take place?
10.A last year in wales
11.Q Tell me a bit about yourself around this time.
11.A Job - teaching, applying to join the Army. single and enjoying being relaxed with life and earning enough money to get by.


12.Q How did the moment arise? Was it planned?
12.A found a really steep hill and didn't use the breaks. almost went far too fast, sort of planned but didn't realise the sorts of speed I could get up to.


13.Q List the sequence of events leading up to your thrill, and how you felt at each stage. The smallest detail could be important (this is your chance to expand).
13.A lots of up hill and flat work which was physical but not testing, I was looking for the fast stuff, the hill was much steeper and longer than I thought it was from the map but I went with it, it was FAB.
14.Q At the exact moment of thrill, how did your mind and body feel?
14.A I was truly alive, that what's life is supposed to be all about, not all the rest of the time wasting/filling stuff.
15.Q What thoughts were going through your head?
15.A if i don't slow down soon, I'm going to die, this is so cool!
16.Q What did you do immediately afterwards?
16.A grinned


17.Q What were the most likely things that could have put you off going through with it?
17.A the thought of the damage I could have done to my new bike if I'd fallen off, but that's just money and that's what I bought it for.


18.Q How were other people important to your thrill?
18.A none
19.Q What do you imagine other people were thinking throughout your thrilling episode?
19.A n/a but they usually think I'm crazy with some of the other stuff I do, they don't respect me for being this way they just think I'm a little unhinged.
20.Q Some people probably don't understand how such a thing can thrill you; explain it to them.
20.A nope, you have to show them and even then most will never understand.


21.Q Why were certain objects or equipment important to your thrill?
21.A bike, helmet - makes you feel invincible


22.Q If you've done something like this before, how does the last time compare to the first time you did it?
22.A not as fast or as good.
23.Q If you did it again, what things could be added or changed to make it even better?
23.A done it again, longer hills, faster rides, more people to share it with.


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