Tired of Ignorance
How many of you think that some day ignorance, hate and bigotry will some day be gone and that it should have happened at least by sometime last month?
Do Elections Bring Out The Ugly in Everyone?
In speaking with folks about their views on the election lately, it has been a truly frightening experience. Folks have expressed some of the most bigoted, hateful and ignorant things.
And the folks that already had uneducated views on social issues have taken it up a notch and started saying some absolutely dreadful things.
The latest two instances of blind hate that I’ve seen have just made me feel tired and hopeless that we will ever see a more civil world. The first was an article about pamphlets being distributed by a white supremacist group near Allentown, PA. The other was this delightful spate of comments to an add in Italy saying that folks are born gay that someone posted in Ravelry.
I brought the sock with me for easy travel during the week and I’m soon going to have a complete pair.
Well, at least as soon as I get past all the dreaded ribbing.
SO wrote, “You inspired me to do an afghan too, but it will be my first and i have no idea of how to unite the squares and also i wanted to ask you why do the squares have so much yarn left?”
Each square took approximately half a hank of Manos del Uruguay yarn, and I left enough yarn on each square to sew them all together.