In real life, this is how far I got with my state fair project today:
A more detailed view looks like this:
In my fantasy crochet life, I finished row seven on Tuesday; however, reality intruded on my fantasy, and I did not get row seven assembled and attached until today. While my fantasy crochet life is a testament to the depth and breadth of my imagination, it does not a finished project make.
Viewing this photo of my project testing the waters as a car cozy:
it is clear that this project, like me, seems to have aspirations that exceed its boundaries:
Now that row seven is finished it is time to once again take the long view and look toward tackling row eight.