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Travel and rings

14 Aug

Once when I was in my forties and divorced and despairing of ever finding a husband, I received a blue plastic child’s ring as a Christmas gift. It was at a party where token gifts were given.

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It seemed like the woman who gave it to me felt a little sheepish that it was such a ‘small’ gift.

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To me, it was perfect and there was no lack.

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It only fit on my left hand which is smaller than my right.  I took that as a sign that I would be married.

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I excitedly showed it off to everyone. It was a big translucent blue heart. I pointed out that even Elizabeth Taylor didn’t have a ring like this.

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I’m still traveling and I bought myself a child’s green plastic Mickey Mouse ring. The blue one  wore through the back. And I did find a husband, bless his heart.

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Posted by on August 14, 2010 in Abundance

 

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