Firstly.. That lady does need some relaxation.... sheesh!
Secondly I'm jealous of your time alone on the couch with your sewing in complete silence.... I need some silence!
I added more stuff to my post so you might want to read that too.
My situation is definitly unique. In some ways it really sucks but I have to look at the positives too (like having the time and silence to do this stuff). I'm thankful to have these creative things to do to help fill the time when I'm not at the class or going to appointments.