So, d’you think this new-fangled* knitting malarkey will catch on?
Actually, I fear that we’re becoming trendy. This makes me a little nervous, because anything that is currently trendy will, perforce, soon be deeply untrendy.
Take today, for example. I had to pop out in the car to a nearby town. On the way, I passed this bus stop:-
Then I saw this:-
And today was my wedding anniversary: look at the card that the stoic spouse gave me:-
Back home with my chocolates and cards, I had to sample the chocolate – purely in the interests of research, you understand:-
And the conclusion of all this rigorous research? I fear we might be getting a bit too trendy.
*I hope you realize that this phrase was written with tongue very firmly inserted in cheek.