You especially don't discuss it with non-fibre people! They just don't understand why you need that skein of sock yarn when you already have a couple of bins full of sock yarn. But you don't have that one!
I'm afraid I do use stitch markers. Otherwise I forget where that darn pattern starts on my row and suddenly the cable is decidedly wonky.
I've reached the age where if I get interrupted, I have no idea where I'm at. If I'm counting large numbers, I'm likely to get nasty if I've lost track.
And one from Lady Mary
I've never experienced this...
Have a wonderful day!