Largely depends on the weather.
Have you achieved anything you thought that you wouldn’t?
Yes. Met the love of my life (and didn't faint or well up!) and before that, was in two local newspaper articles (as a child), three local art shows, an extra in an unproduced movie, and now I've got a job where I regularly talk to people!
(I've got pretty bad social anxiety.
How bad do flies get where you're from? Does it depend on the season and/or weather?