Hi everyone - thought you'd find this funny - my bloke, the scientist, was happily playing pokemon while I was drooling in a new LYS we found today, and I was explaining to the owner about my allergy to wool.
Bloke glanced up and pointed at something and said 'that's nice', I said I couldn't use it cause it was from animals, and that I could only use synthetics or plant-based fibres. He started babbling, then came out with a fantastic point - 'synthetics come from animals, cause they died, fell to the bottom of the sea, got smished, turned into oil, were drained and turned into polymers'. Couldn't really counter that one
Anyway, just thought you'd like it