"Oh, no, I haven't seen them recently. Didn't you give them to a friend who was going through a bad time?"
"Yes, but she gave them back! I have been looking *everywhere* and I CAN'T FIND THEM!"
"Look, it's okay - here, you can have mine, I'm sure yours will turn up soon."
the mastodon instance at cybre.space is retired
see the end-of-life plan for details: https://cybre.space/~chr/cybre-space-eol