We have many people in our lives who we love. Many of them find a special piece of jewelry or decide to give a family treasure as a gift. It means a lot and has sentimental value, but for one reason or another we don't wear it. Any thoughts?
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Ah! I had not thought about it that way, spy. Yes, I see exactly what you mean, that the potential for loss of something dear can easily happen from breakage, losing down a drain, in a mall or even having something stolen. This is true. I have had a
Iburmaster - I think it would be hard to part with the heirloom jewelry, as we might want to hand it down the generations. In the future someone might wear the item or reset a gem, etc. Saving it in a prominent place instead of wearing makes treasure
I don't entirely agree. Anything you value is a treasure.
I agree, too, what you value is a treasure. I ran out of characters to write my comment. :-)
Ah, I understand :) Happens to me all the time.
Dear Amanda - I'm wondering if this is the most common reason why people don't wear treasured jewelry? I have certainly felt this way about a ring.