I was so in love with it at first but I left it hanging on the design wall, sideways (as it was built) and only pinned in place - I could not take the next step of basting it.
Deep down, I knew it was fatally flawed.
Thanks to E, who clarified what I knew to be true, there really was no way to unify the two disparate halves and what I really had here were starting points for two separate pieces. Here's to heading off false starts before they become groaning disappointments.
You know what I am supposed to be doing at this moment, don't you.