Yiddish: She sits idle all year, and on the eve of Yom Kippur she starts to knit a sock.

SOURCE: Stutchkoff, Der Oytser fun der Yidisher Shprakh.  Yom Kippur, the holiest and most solemn day in the Jewish calendar, is dedicated to atonement and repentance.

דאָס גאַנצע יאָר איז זי ליידיק געזעסן און ערבֿ יום–כּיפּור האָט זי אַ זאָק אָנגעהויבן.

Dos gantse yor iz zi leydik gezesn un erev yom-kiper hot zi a zok ongehoybn.

She sits idle all year, and on the eve of Yom Kippur she starts to knit a sock.

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