What Is Dead May Never Die | Game of Drones | A Dull “Game of Thrones” Podcast to Fall Asleep To | Sleep With Me #165

Thimbles, Teen Wolves and Terrible Beard Barbers will be the elixir that leads to your slumber. All plucked from this wonderful episode of GoT. Goodnight!


“Will It Go Round In Circles?” added to Spotify Playlist

Strange unlinkable things I talked about or said

“Listen to my senseless banter instead of yours”

Lady Zuriff

“Fantasy Fiction Fornication”


Research from Stacy the “Glittering Researcher”

Here are some patents that describe improvements made to the thimble:

Publication number US4127222 A
Publication date Nov 28, 1978
Sewing thimble.
An improved sewing thimble having an elongated, tubular body consisting of a pliable material, such as rubber, wherein a plurality of vent holes are disposed about the annular body portion, the inner bore thereof being designed to conform to the average finger, including those having extended fingernails. The forward head portion of the thimble is enlarged with a thickened area of a hard rubber or plastic to allow for forceful engagement with a needle to be threaded. Alternative arrangements include a protective shield embedded within the head portion and a threading-and-cutting device mounted to the thimble at the tip of the enlarged head thereof.

Publication number US4239134 A
Publication date Dec 16, 1980
Flexible thimble.
A new and improved thimble for sewing, particularly a thimble of flexible material; which allows the thimble to conform to the finger for fit and comfort; provides a supple surface to allow the user to actually feel the needle; and provides a protective means located near the closed end of the thimble for covering part of the normal fingertip and fingerprint area, to protect the finger from the penetration of sharp objects.

Publication number US4944437 A
Publication date Jul 31, 1990
Sewing thimble.
A two-sided thimble including an elastic fitting member and a hand pull flap. A first envelope surface permits fine needle work and a second surface including a contained rigid protective member facilitates heavy duty needle work. In an alternative construction, each surface may accommodate either heavy or fine needlework.

Publication number US5954245 A
Publication date Sep 21, 1999
Needlework thimble.
A needlework thimble comprising a shell to receive and encircle the finger of the user. The shell includes a pocket for receiving a supply of beeswax which lightly coats the thread during the sewing process to strengthen the thread and stabilize it against tangling and knotting. An elastic band is attached at an open end of the shell to secure the shell to the user’s finger.
These are all direct descriptions taken from each patent.

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