I had an unanticipated finger jab at my 6 week post partum check up today. It was to check my iron levels after the c section. I about freaked when she went to jab my index finger -"no! That's my knitting finger!!!" So she chose my left ring finger. Lololol
It freaking hurt though! Argh! Enough already! Tired. Of being poked and jabbed!
I used to crochet so much that I wore a groove into my yarn-holding finger. When it would start hurting (as in cutting really deep), I would slap a band-aid on it and keep crocheting. It's gone away now that I knit more than I crochet!
My friend was determined to knit while she was in labor with her first child, and she would have, too, except they stuck something (monitor of some kind, I think) on her index finger, and she couldn't maneuver the yarn. I have to give her credit, though: She tried!
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