Sampler (Vengeance). 1996. Hand embroidery on linen. 19.25 x 33.75 in. (48.9 x 85.7 cm)

Vengeance and retribution
require a long time, it is the
        —Mme. Defarge, A Tale of Two Cities

Darkness closed round. So
much was closing in about
the women who sat knitting,
knitting... knitting, knitting,
counting dropping heads.
    —Charles Dickens, A Tale of Two Cities




Stick to your knitting: that
would be a good proverb to
                        —Maurice Saatchi

Make no mistake: every
single move the company
makes is revenge. Revenge!
Revenge! Revenge!
    —Executive, Saatchi & Saatchi