Ahhh... the massage therapist gave me extra time, I think, and the cracks were most crack-like and now I am icing my neck with the pack held in place with a long, gorgeous scarf from songblade that I picked up at the post office today. (And I am remiss! I got delicious smelly soaps from chamois_shimi that are simply wonderful! Thank you, thank you!! And a card from ht! I'm not worthy! You guys are awesome!)
I'm pleased with myself.
I like her face least of all, but this detail shows some feathery goodness and hair and hands and all kinds of things that I am happy with.