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Old 09-02-2007, 09:34 AM   #1
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Last night I had a dream that I was helping my son work on his science fair project. His theme was "Why sheep don't felt in the rain" and I was knitting him all these swatches so he could prove his point. Then I knit this monster bag which was supposed to be 100% feltable wool, but we kept washing it and washing it and it wouldn't felt at all. Finally my son said that I needed to stop washing it in the rain because rain won't felt sheep.

Somehow I just don't think that my 9yo is all that interested in why sheep don't felt, but it was a pretty funny dream.
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Old 09-02-2007, 09:44 AM   #2
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Old 09-02-2007, 10:03 AM   #3
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Old 09-02-2007, 10:52 AM   #4
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Old 09-02-2007, 11:56 AM   #5
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That would be a fun project.
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Old 09-02-2007, 12:37 PM   #6
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Interesting! That's actually a good question.
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Old 09-02-2007, 05:22 PM   #7
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I LOVE your dream! How cool! Did you wake up chuckling? It sounds like you might be a bit stressed out about "back to school" though, lol.
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Old 09-03-2007, 02:52 PM   #8
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Funny knitting dream
. And the symbolism behind this dream would be ...?
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Old 09-03-2007, 03:05 PM   #9
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Old 09-03-2007, 03:17 PM   #10
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In order for sheep to felt in the rain, wouldn't they have to roll around and agitate their fleece?

<she asked, innocently>
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