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Old 07-06-2006, 11:33 PM   #1
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What's THAT symbol?
I had to share this because I know you'll all appreciate it.

I was working on a complicated cable chart very late at night last week. At the end of some of the right-side rows there is a kind of curly symbol for 'wrap & turn'. Fine, no problem.

As I was working along, I noticed another curly symbol at the end of a wrong side row. OK, I had to look up a lot of symbols on these charts, so I went to find that one. Nope. Searched through them all, sure I'd missed it because it was so late and I was so tired.

I put the pattern down in frustration.

I got antsy and wanted to knit some more so I figured I'd give it one more try.

Before I went through the symbol lists again, I decided to look at the pattern to see if I could tell what they wanted me to do. Then it hit me.
The curly symbol was. . . .ready?








A six!!
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Old 07-06-2006, 11:34 PM   #2
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Way past time to have been in bed wasn't it?
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Old 07-06-2006, 11:35 PM   #3
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Old 07-06-2006, 11:48 PM   #4
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Originally Posted by Nikki
Way past time to have been in bed wasn't it?
That's exactly what I was thinking!



*wiping tears of laughter from my eyes*


That's just priceless Ingrid. Puts a whole new spin on the concept of trusting the pattern! :rofling:
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Are you sure it wasn't a 9????

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