When The Greatest asked me to knit him a sweater it took me five different attempts, two different yarns, and 10 years to complete it.
When my Dad asked me to knit him a sweater, well, it's been nine years and that sweater is still sitting in The Abyss.
When my Stepmommy asked me to knit her a purple sweater, with or without rust stains,
Three months later I have a finished sweater. I just need to block it and weave in the ends.
Take from this what you will.