Because I missed one. And I maybe didn't knit on it yesterday. Shhhhh, don't tell.
At the end of knitting on Thursday I had this:
And tonight, after adding in some short row darts and starting on the decreases for the waist, I have this:
You may notice that tan string running through the middle of the stitches right above my short row darts. That is my lifeline, because I have learned through experience you shouldn't do creative things to a pattern without having a nice, easy, rip-back row. Plus it has been a long time since I designed that cotton shirt with the short rows and I couldn't remember if I did it right. So far, it looks like it's going to fit all kinds of awesome! 8^D