I reccommend Continental too. I'm a Left-handed knitter, but what I find is that I use my left hand almost entirely for tension. Usually, if the needle is long enough, it just rests in my fingers and is held against my left hip while my right hand does all the moving.
I'm a boy, by the way.
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