Not so very long ago, I knit a lovely sock out of Fleece Artist Merino ...
I finished them some time in 2008.
Today, one of the heels looks like this:
This would be just barely in time ... In theory, I could do a major darning job, and save these socks. Except that before I realized this wee problem was here, the other heel did this:
Here's the "glamour shot"
And now, while we're all scared..... here's Inebriate of Air, somewhere past half-way done (I hope)
Yes, the bottom of one panel does goe all the way across my chair, unblocked.