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Bonnie's Shawl

I knit prayer shawls when I am moved to do so. I belong to a chapter of the Knitting Guild of America. We do these as the spirit moves us.

The woman I am knitting for now has end stage breast cancer. I feel that I am racing against time to have it ready for her. Earlier, I knitted a chemo cap for her.

Because I am working on it every free moment I have, including meetings at work, I do share with folks when they ask what I am knitting -- I simply say I am knitting a prayer shawl for a dear friend who has cancer.

Some people offer to send her prayers.


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