"Why won't you make me a quilt? My friend's Mom makes quilts for other people." Here's the perfect reply when someone reproaches you for not doing something that another does.
Sometimes people ask me unexpected questions or say a perplexing remark.  For some comments and queries I have an answer all prepared. Will you make me a quilt? No, I don’t do commission work. Will you do this mending for me? No, I have quite the pile of my own, thanks. Will you write a... Read more »