Well, I decided I didn't like the look of the cap as it was... too tall and maybe the top too flat.
So I asked George Michael (aka Georgios Kyriacos Panayiotou), and he said, "So you've had a hard day. Just give it one more try. Have faith... and whatever you do, silly monkey... while knitting, do not look at your hands! Oh, and by the way, I want your..."
So I took it apart and down an inch or so and decreased the top in the same manner without the one row of purl. I don't know, I think it looks better and it actually fits better.