Thursday, December 11, 2008

I'm an Ingrid!

Your result for Are You a Jackie or a Marilyn? Or Someone Else? Mad Men-era Female Icon Quiz...

You Are an Ingrid!


You are an Ingrid -- "I am unique"

Ingrids have sensitive feelings and are warm and perceptive.

How to Get Along with Me
  • * Give me plenty of compliments. They mean a lot to me.
  • * Be a supportive friend or partner. Help me to learn to love and value myself.
  • * Respect me for my special gifts of intuition and vision.
  • * Though I don't always want to be cheered up when I'm feeling melancholy, I sometimes like to have someone lighten me up a little.
  • * Don't tell me I'm too sensitive or that I'm overreacting!

What I Like About Being an Ingrid
  • * my ability to find meaning in life and to experience feeling at a deep level
  • * my ability to establish warm connections with people
  • * admiring what is noble, truthful, and beautiful in life
  • * my creativity, intuition, and sense of humor
  • * being unique and being seen as unique by others
  • * having aesthetic sensibilities
  • * being able to easily pick up the feelings of people around me

What's Hard About Being an Ingrid
  • * experiencing dark moods of emptiness and despair
  • * feelings of self-hatred and shame; believing I don't deserve to be loved
  • * feeling guilty when I disappoint people
  • * feeling hurt or attacked when someone misundertands me
  • * expecting too much from myself and life
  • * fearing being abandoned
  • * obsessing over resentments
  • * longing for what I don't have

Ingrids as Children Often
  • * have active imaginations: play creatively alone or organize playmates in original games
  • * are very sensitive
  • * feel that they don't fit in
  • * believe they are missing something that other people have
  • * attach themselves to idealized teachers, heroes, artists, etc.
  • * become antiauthoritarian or rebellious when criticized or not understood
  • * feel lonely or abandoned (perhaps as a result of a death or their parents' divorce)

Ingrids as Parents
  • * help their children become who they really are
  • * support their children's creativity and originality
  • * are good at helping their children get in touch with their feelings
  • * are sometimes overly critical or overly protective
  • * are usually very good with children if not too self-absorbed

take this quiz here

7 Thanks for your comments!:

Shellmo said...

I think being an "ingrid" sounds great!! Where is this quiz you took to find out?

Lady of the Mote said...

That is so cool,I AM TOO!!!lol,
I took that test a few days ago,have been playing around there, some are fun!

squawmama said...

Isn't this the coolest little quiz... how neat is that to be Ingrid... Love it... Have a great night...

Katharine,,, aka Donna

Tootsie said...

I am a Marilyn! good for you!

Ginger said...

I clicked on it and took the test too. I am an Ingrid also. Sometimes I feel more like a Groucho

Anonymous said...

Hey there Dawnie,

How have you been? I hope you are enjoyng the Holiday Season.

I need to take this little test! It looks fun!

Donna Marie

Shellmo said...

Hi Dawnie - I'm back. I'm a "Bette Davis"! Hmmm..... I'm a little concerned about myself! LOL!