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Old 11-04-2011, 07:31 PM   #10
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Originally Posted by knittysweet5 View Post
Yesterday I was explaining to someone why i felt the urge to donate time, money, and effort in knitting items to worthy causes. This woman then told me it was useless to give handmade 'stuff' but rather go out and by 'new products'. I am confused now, if it's charity and a hobby, aren't I being productive either way? She kinda made me rethink motives/priorities, but then I realized I have compassion and someone if only one person/animal shows happiness/warmth then my task is completed. Thank you.
Knittysweet, you are giving the one thing that woman couldn't buy, even if she had all the money in the world. That thing is love . And this old world needs all of it you can give. Keep up the good works!
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