Where Are My Socks?
I have a serious and most disturbing problem: missing socks. I know missing sock syndrome (mss) is quite common. You throw socks in with the rest of your wash and when you go to fold and put away the laundry you almost always end up with a lone sock missing its partner. I've had socks go through the water discharge hose of my washer and end up in the discharge tub all wet and gross. (Inevitably this only happens to one sock so I put the other away and wash the gross sock again and hope that I remember to put it away with its partner after the next load). I've had socks get stuck in the dryer and only find them after the next load goes through. (And again I have to hope that I can find its mate and put it safely away.) I've had socks that disappear, only to mysteriously reappear wrapped up in the folds of a sweater or the leg of a pair of jeans. I have tried time and again to keep my sock drawer neat and paired. But it is of no use. I try to keep the unpaire