Try this - hold the 2 ends in each hand. turn on the hot water in your kitchen sink. Hold the needle stretched out straight and run it under the hot water end to end for a few minutes. Take away from the hot water and keep holding it stretched out until it cools off.
Sometimes this helps.
Mirl56 at Ravelry, too.
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