Isn't she spectacular??? She's a vintage 1960's spray ring... 2.5 carats of sapphires and 1.25 carats of diamonds!
She called to me from the shop window, "take me home or regret it forever."
I tried to walk away, but before we got to the end of the block, Robert the Enabler had deduced that she was me "as a ring."
And so we turned right back around, and asked how quickly she could be
resized. We had lunch at a little luncheonette, and an hour later she had taken up residence on my right
hand... where she belongs ;-)
I took her home and named her "Little Edie." Little Edie because just like daughter Edith Beale from Grey Gardens, she's both eccentric and glamorous.
I like to imagine Little Edie back in the Swinging Sixties on the finger of a glamorous woman who wore mini skirts, big sunglasses, and cat's eye eyliner. She threw fabulous cocktail parties in her mod decorated London townhouse, and Little Edie was there!
I just love imagining Little Edie's past life...
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