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Reprise of 6 Degrees

by barbara waters

So a bit ago I wrote about the 6 degrees of separation thing going on with me and a fellow knitter from ravelry. I mentioned that when she told me why she was coming to Alaska that I had asked her if she knew someone I knew from that church. And, she did.

Well, a followup to that message was another a day or so later. I had been telling the receptionist at work about all this and she said “is her name _________?” I told her that yes, it was. And she said, “Oh, I know her! Tell her I said hi.” I did, and passed another message from the first person back to the receptionist and we all just started laughing. THAT is how the world seems to run with knitters - okay, probably any craft has the same sort of connection.

At any rate, these two will likely meet up next week - renewing a friendship. How very cool is that?

And, as you read this I will be traveling up to Anchorage to board my flight to Indiana, where on Friday I will meet up with the raveler I mentioned. Tomorrow as I pack I will be making up a little goodie bag for her - with love from Alaska.

And, I’ll be missing from these pages until the 24th. I know, what else is new, huh? I really do intend to come in here and write and write and write . . . but something always gets in the way (LIFE! mostly) Hopefully I’ll have a picture of two of the ravelry meet-up to share with you.


2 Responses to “Reprise of 6 Degrees”

  1. Linda Says:

    Have a wonderful trip and visit … It will be fun to talk to a fellow knitter. Whenever I would get together with my good knitting buddy our husbands would say - “The’re they go… they start thier new conversations right where they left off last year. LOL

    Be safe
    God Bless,
    Linda

  2. lil sis Says:

    Run over to Rachel ray http://www.rachaelrayshow.com/club/giveaways/vannas-choice-beginner-crochet-kit/ and sign up to win free yarn mom.

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