Like my gray sweater for instance (that you've most recently seen in this post). I love this sweater like a long lost cousin. But it is getting holes and washing it can no longer restore it to its old shape. It's lost its grandeur (and I swear it had it once).
So, every time I put it on and I see one of the holes, I sing a class Bon Jovi song, "Never Say Goodbye."
This one's for you gray sweater: