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  • 11 years ago


    It entered our life as a white and yellow gold band. Blessed by friends and family before I slipped it on to my beloved's hand at our wedding ceremony by the sea.



    7 years ago


    When we began our travels, it was left in a safe in New Zealand, stored away for our return.



    5 years ago


    It was retrieved, and travelled with us to the United Kingdom, where it lived, in a jewellery case for a few more years.



    1 year ago


    It was given to an amazing and intuitive jeweller, who transformed it into a wider band of a smaller size for me to wear. And she adorned it with a beautiful raw diamond.



    1 year .. 7 weeks ago


    This ring gets LOTS of admiration. From me and from others.

    7 weeks ago - my beloved's birthday


    When making a photograph, on a recent trip to Japan, it slipped off my frozen fingers into the snow and vanished.



    6 weeks ago


    I learn a new Japanese word - 身代わり; the rough translation of which means that my ring intentionally lost itself in order to stop something more disastrous happening to me.



    5 weeks ago


    All that remained of it was a memory, a couple of photographs, and a quote for our insurance company.



    4 weeks ago


    It became a cheque - deposited in our bank account.



    Today


    It became a story.

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