I understand, BillyBob! I was just thinking that there is more than one way to skin this cat.
If you look at my picture, you can see that the ridgeline has a significant sag, yet the bugnet was not near my face. The bugnet gets pulled up toward the ends of the hammock a but. I put a book in the little ridgeline basket, and hung several items from the ridgeline hooks. I stow the ridgeline basket up above my head, and slide the other things toward my knees.
The amount of slack we're talking about is not really that much.
"We must, indeed, all hang together or, most assuredly, we shall all hang separately." - Ben Franklin