Tuesday, February 17, 2004  

Blissful Long Weekend

Too bad long weekends eventually end... I got a good amount done on Sage- I'm finally to the yoke- all the pieces are joined together, and the raglan decreases have begun. I would have taken a picture, but it's really hard to spread it out enough to show anything, and I just didn't have the energy to put the sts on waste yarn for a pic. I will, however, have to try it on in a few inches in order to decide about the neckline shaping, so I'll be sure to take a pic then!

Cricket, apparently satisfied that I had spent enough money on her vet bill, decided to be in perfect health all weekend. I'm still not sure how I managed to get a kitty with asthma, but, well, there are worse things! Not only is Cricket feeling better, but apparently she has decided that the flowers I got for Valentine's Day were actually intended as a salad bar:

I quickly realized that the flowers would not last very long if left on the coffee table, so I moved them to the highest part of a bookshelf:

At that point, I bribed her with treats, and she seemed to be willing to let me lure her away from the flowers. But, lest you think that she was somehow being mistreated, I went to the pet store yesterday and bought her her own little pot of "pet grass," so she has some greens to munch on.

I'm getting anxious to start Rogue... but I still have to wash my swatch, and, of course, finish Sage, so I'll have to be good for another week or so. {sigh}.

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