Finished in the nick of time.
I did have to use a fabric marker instead of dotting all the "i's" with thread, but I doubt DH will notice. This 22" square wall hanging is hanging where he can't miss it as he enters the house.
And I hope none of you were my 3rd grade teacher, because writing cursive with a sewing machine is even harder than with a pen. Mrs. Baynard if you are reading, I will continue to practice.
Happy Valentine's Day!