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Keeping Warm (day 8)

For all the challengers experiencing the cold weather!

 

This is a treasure I had in mind when I started the challenge and have been pondering how to make it interesting. The hot water bottle is at least 35 years old (it was my grandmothers who had knitted a cover for it). I was still using it during the winter of 2008. Until I noticed that when I emptied it pieces of rubber were also coming out.

 

I love it because without the ribbing, that our current hot water bottles have to have, I could use water straight from the hot tap water and it would still keep me warm.

 

Last winter I was visiting UK for a month and my husband quickly purchased an electric blanket for warmth, previously he relied on me warming the bed up for him, LOL.

 

Taken with the manual nifty fifty (which becomes a 100mm on the Olympus E-300) and window light.

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Taken on January 8, 2010