Here’s one of the offending holes in the recliner. That’s as far back as I was willing to pull the slipcover. I wasn’t about to try to get it all back together again.
Here it is with the slipcover.
Terrible! Ugly! Not staying in my living room! But I figured I’d do some sweet talking eventually and convince him that it had to go. Yesterday, out of the clear blue, with no nudging from me, Vince said “Do you want to go buy a new recliner?” Oh, yes! I was upstairs and out the door before he could change his mind. We went to one of the local furniture stores that has La-Z-Boys and Vince tried out a few.
Maybe . . maybe not.
That was way too easy! I did find something in the furniture store that I wouldn’t mind having: