It’s been a long two and a half years
Tuesday March 08th 2022, 11:07 pm
Filed under: Family,Food,Life

My sister-in-law from Texas.

Our niece, daughter of Richard’s late oldest sibling.

Our daughter.

Take out.

The fortune cookie that said, A gathering of friends brings you lots of luck this evening.¬†And it did, for sure. But not quite enough to finish that James Christensen puzzle together before they called it a night for the aunt who’s on Eastern time.

I wasn’t as much of a help as I might have been on that; I tried, but finally told them (having been to the doctor this afternoon with everybody at the clinic wearing face masks so, no lipreading possible) I solve puzzles aurally all day long, do you mind if I knit?

Not at all.

And then, since the niece was wearing her cashmere cowl I’d given her as her experiment to see if that was the one animal fiber she could tolerate, and turns out she loved it, I confessed that the 50/50 cashmere/cotton afghan I was working on was–for her. I didn’t quite say, and now that I know it’ll be comfortable for you I can really dive in and stop hesitating.

Thirteen inches and it is on its way. Man, that feels good.


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Ah, a fun time! Happy knitting.

Comment by ccr in MA 03.09.22 @ 7:22 am

Glad you were able to have a gathering. It feels good!

Comment by Chris+S+in+Canada 03.09.22 @ 7:53 am

What a nice memory to have!

Comment by NGS 03.09.22 @ 1:28 pm



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