Or, it's a decorative feature and gives people in the house something to talk about.
Or, as Grandma said, "idle hands are the devil's workshop."
Or, it's cheaper than a therapist. And when a session is done, I have something to show for it besides tear soaked tissues and an empty bank account.
Or, it's one step closer to the sheep farm.
Whatever the excuse, I can now say it's mine. I took the plunge and bought the Schacht Ladybug after playing with a Louet, an Ashford Kiwi and a Schacht Matchless. I love the Fred Flintstone foot-like treadles. Love. It.