We toured the Emerald Museum, which conveniently ended in a jewelry shop. There I almost made the fatal (to my wallet) mistake of trying on a pair of diamond-and-emerald-studde
*I had made him promise before we went in to do just that if my magpie tendencies–“ooo, shiney!”– asserted themselves.
It was pretty interesting to see the stones in their natural state. I can’t imagine what it would feel like to turn over a rock and see those green crystals sparkling up at you!