It is so hard for me to let go of things — even things that I know I will never accomplish, but I have decided to quit things that do not get me where I want to be. Knitting with the knitting machine is one of those things. It is not that I didn’t have ideas for it, or that it was a bad idea, but I have a job and hand knitting and other things I want to do, and I can’t be good at everything (I want to cross that out and write something more appealing to my vanity, but it is the truth).
I gave it away today, and Jenny can use it instead. I will watch her productions with interest and leave you with a picture of my most successful project on the knitting machine: