I spent nearly all of today in a hospital waiting room. Long story, and not necessarily interesting, but it ended well. During the long periods of boredom and concern I got a lot of knitting done. Here’s the current state of the “H” square:
I’d try to come up with something clever and insightful to say, but I’m just too tired. Instead, I’ll point you to this article my mom sent me first thing this morning – Combat Knitting in Kandahar. I found it both bittersweet and interesting. It reminds me of No Idle Hands, Anne Macdonald’s fabulous social history in America, which first introduced me to the connections between knitting and warfare. I’d be interested to hear what any of you think about it.