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stitch

1. a sharp spasmodic pain in the side resulting from running or exercising
2. an informal word for suture
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That isn't to exclude Ron Geraci, a retired Burbank firefighter and the sole male knitter in Stitches From the Heart.
Blair had the hall in stitches when he revealed that running the country is just like starring in Yes, Prime Minister.
They call themselves Sisters in Stitches and, as Betty Vandevort said, ``Quilting is our life.