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Inside/Out with Theresa Wilson, teacher and community activist
July 29, 2010

Describe yourself in five words?
Impulsive, passionate, single-minded, kind, friendly.

What's the best piece of advice you've ever received?
Go for what you want . . . and think big!

What's the most ridiculous thing you've ever done?
Mmm, so many to choose from!

What is your most treasured possession?
My three sons.

What do you regard as the lowest depth of misery?

Do you have any strange hobbies?
Not a hobby as such, but I love watching reruns of The Gilmore Girls.

What do you dislike most about your appearance?
My freckles, I've always hated them!

What is your greatest extravagance?

What have you got in your fridge?
Milk, eggs . . . some sad looking salad stuff.

What is your greatest fear?
Growing old.

What have you got in your pockets right now?
Not wearing anything with pockets.

What is your favourite journey?
Up the Chimanis, beautiful and peaceful . . . but not when it rains, then it's miserable!

Who are your heroes in real life?
Morgan Tsvangirai, Father Clemens Freyer SJ, and Anesu Mandeya, a handicapped boy at school, who never lets anything defeat him, he puts us all to shame!

When and where were you happiest?
When I am going on holiday with my kids.

What's your biggest vice?
Smoking, chocolate, coffee and liquorice.

What were you like at school?
Naughty and always in trouble.

What are you doing next?
Going to class to teach a French lesson.

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