Damn the torpedoes! (Guess when I learned that it was “damn” as in “screw ’em“, not “dam” as in “retain them“? Yesterday, that’s when. True story.)
I don’t care if my parents’ rotten dog tried to eat this yarn!
Work around the difficulty! (cry, untangle, and reskein)
Work around the difficulty! (ribbing, ribbing, everywhere)
Work around the difficulty! (wear ’em anyway)
Full speed ahead! Wear ’em anyway!
Because at the end of the day, they’re still the softest socks I’ve ever made.
They were ill-fated from the start, but now they’re done. I’m still absolutely in love with the colorway (Peacock), but could’ve done a lot better on various aspects of the construction. Alas. But, but, but…feel the alpaca!