Since it’s your party, you can drop one guest and add another of your personal choice before we send out invitations. Who will you drop and who will you add? Who will you seat on either side of you, and what questions will you ask them? Hundreds of respondents wanted to invite an ancestor, spouse or family member who has passed away, and there’s you of course, so that’s two chairs. Here are the other 10 guests, and some of the reasons survey respondents gave for inviting them:
I think you’ll agree that this will be a pretty serious evening. If you’re not in that kind of mood, consider this list, all of whom got votes in our poll: Maya Angelou, Lucille Ball, Ellen DeGeneres, Ben Franklin, Katherine Hepburn, Garrison Keillor, Helen Mirren, Harry Truman, Mark Twain, Andy Warhol and Oscar Wilde. Doesn’t that sound like fun?