Friday, September 12, 2003  


Thanks to a misstep in aerobics yesterday:

A mild ankle sprain. Could be MUCH worse- hopefully it'll be better in a few days, providing I keep off of it as much as possible. Of course, the closest I can park to work is 10 minutes, so I had to walk that... I'm still debating about going home early. It doesn't really hurt unless I'm trying to move it, but it is REALLY awkward to try and sit at a desk with my leg stuck out, propped up on a chair. Humph.

Of course, sitting in one place with your leg propped up = prime knitting time, so I've gotten a good start on the left front of ribbie:

I know, I know- it looks the same as the half of the back. Ribbie is fun to knit, I think it'll be fun to wear, but it is not very photogenic- too boring. Ah well! I guess I should have taken pics of daf's socks and mckenzee's socks... but, well, I was too busy hopping around the apt this morning to think too clearly. If I hadn't left it at work, I could have taken pics of my start on my friend's scarf- I think I finally figured out a "triangle pattern" that I like! I just hope he likes it too. I decided I would dye the entire scarf red rather than the yarn... much easier, and since the scarf won't be too big, I can dunk the whole thing in a large pot and let it do its thing.

Cricket was VERY sweet last night when I was icing my foot... she snuggled right up next to me. "I'm sorry, did you want to actually LOOK at the directions for ribbie? Hmmmmm, guess it's too late for that now!!" :) Later on, though, she kept trying to attack my foot- I had it propped up on a pillow under the covers, and she kept trying to pounce on it.

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