Bleeding-heart, tax-and-spend, gun-confiscating, New York Times-reading, NPR-listening, PBS-watching, gay-marriage-approving, tree-hugging, liberal Democrat.
Would rather spend an evening talking politics or literature with a small group of friends than go to a big party. Would rather spend a week on a meditation retreat than a week in Vegas. Would rather go to a museum than a bar.
When I was younger, the quality I valued most in others was intelligence. Now, it's compassion.