I Untangle Knots

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    It's a Nice Metaphor Too.

     There's an enormous satisfaction that comes with a good untangling, be it a literal or figurative knot. In particular I love working my way through an intense knot in good rope. Cords and cables don't have the same tactile satisfaction for me. Maybe one of us (it won't be...
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    1 Response May 30, 2009

    It Exercises My Brain

    I love untangling knots because it spatially exercises my brain and I get a sense of accomplishment out of it. I have long nails that are real and very strong and it tests their strength. untangling knots also keeps my mind focused and away from things that are bad like wanting...
    cassandrathethinkerbleedsteal cassandrathethinkerbleedsteal
    18-21, F
    Nov 30, 2008

    Me? Have Patience?

    There are 2 things in my life I have patience for. 1.)  Children.  Good Thing Too.  I had 4! 2.)  Untangling Knots.  Good Thing Too.  I had 4 children!
    WarriorMom WarriorMom
    51-55, F
    2 Responses Sep 12, 2008

    It's a Sort of Hobby.

    I have always found there to be something oddly calming about untangling a huge mess of string/wool/necklaces/whatever. I can just sit there for hours, pulling out and winding around, lining everything up nicely when it's done. I used to just pull out my mother's jewellery box...
    spektor spektor
    18-21, F
    1 Response Nov 30, 2008
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