Thread Tools Display Modes
Prev Previous Post   Next Post Next
Old 10-04-2007, 03:48 PM   #11
Turning the Heel
threesmom's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: in a house, on a farm, in .....
Posts: 896
Thanks: 315
Thanked 331 Times in 277 Posts
Originally Posted by Riss View Post
You lay in bed at night, and instead of counting sheep, you're counting knit one.. purl one...
I do that! Only I don't count, I just watch the stitches until I fall asleep ...

How about: ... It takes you far, far, faaarrr longer to deliberate and pack your knitting for a trip than it does to pack everything else.

You start getting philosophical about the knitting, and try to get other non-knitters to understand, and they just say things like "Hon, are you talking about that knitted tube again?"(it's an i-cord, a simple miracle, the whole so much more magical than the sum of its' parts.....!)

Or if you pick up the phone at work, identify yourself, and the person on the other end says something like "Beth? Oh, Beth, the short one, The One Who Knits."

And, you've actually caught yourself walking toward a perfect stranger, fingers outstretched, catching yourself just at the last moment before you began to fondle the sweater and peer at the stitches
"Every day, from here to there, funny things are everywhere."- Dr.Suess

Working on ... Central Park Hoodie, socks!, another baby blanket ...
Recent FOs blankets, v-neck sweater!, Nakiska headband, socks

I'm justbeth on

threesmom is offline   Reply With Quote

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
new knitter need help! joabair How-to Questions 8 12-02-2010 10:22 AM
ECO KNITTER?! PHOENIXMOON How-to Questions 3 02-26-2009 01:21 PM
new knitter need a little help snowball62220 How-to Questions 4 12-23-2008 07:14 PM
Fit knitter! DQ General Knitting 7 04-23-2007 04:47 AM
NEW KNITTER NEEDS HELP cmj132 General Knitting 5 11-03-2006 07:16 PM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:11 PM.