Hot on the high-heels of her bestselling and critically-acclaimed release Mischievous Moon, Canadian chanteuse extraordinaire Jill Barber is taking a well-deserved break in the south of France. The darling diva, however, did make some time for AE to take la Proust Questionnaire.
What do you regard as the lowest depth of misery?
Where would you like to live?
Somewhere in the south of France (in winter)
What is your idea of earthly happiness?
Good company and great wine.
To what faults do you feel most indulgent?
My weakness for drink.
Who are your favorite heroes of fiction?
Atticus Finch, Tintin
Who are your favorite characters in history?
Oscar Wilde, Edith Piaf.
Who are your favorite heroines in real life?
Joni Mitchell, Joan Rivers
Who are your favorite heroines of fiction?
Elizabeth Bennet, Bridget Jones
Your favorite painter?
My friend, Stewart Jones.
Your favorite musician?
My brother, Matthew Barber
The quality you most admire in a man?
The quality you most admire in a woman?
Your favorite virtue?
Your favorite occupation?
Who would you have liked to be?