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text 2020-11-03 23:54
Singapore Sapphire (Harriet Gordon, #1)
Singapore Sapphire (A Harriet Gordon Mystery #1) - A.M. Stuart

First in a series taking place in Singapore in 1910, about a woman convicted in England for her suffragette activities who flees to Singapore to assist her brother, a headmaster at a school for British boys.  As her post is unpaid, she advertises for secretarial jobs on the side, and discovers her first commissioner brutally murdered.


It's a compelling start to a series, but this first book leaves the characters' dynamic with each other unsettled at the end, so I didn't like it as much I would have otherwise.  Still the plotting was strong and well thought out, though some aspects of the puzzle were obvious to the reader, either because they were telegraphed early on, or because the reader has read too many mysteries not to see what was coming.  The characters not having the benefit of 100+ years of mysteries to tap into, their slowness to pick up on what was going on was understandable, if sometimes tedious.


I have the second book in hand on my TBR, and I'm looking forward to seeing the character development in that one.  That will decide me as to whether to go on with the series or not. (Assuming it continues past book 2, of course.)



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text 2020-03-02 11:28
Natural And Artificial Sapphire And Their Jewelry

Sapphire is a valuable gem belonging to the diamond family. Corundum is a mineralogical name provided upon crystallized Aluminium oxide (Al2O3). Pure Corundum, which is very unusual, is completely colorless & thus colorless sapphire is similarly unusual. Percentages of metal contaminations in the crystal framework of the diamond generate many shade variants in the gemstone.


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A blue corundum gem is just called Sapphire.


Gemstones of various other colors are referred to as their color as a prefix. Yellow sapphire, pink sapphire, black sapphire, blue sapphire as well as so forth. Two various other color selections have actually been provided distinct names, the red Ruby and the orangish-pink Padparadscha.


These gemstones are all the more appealing mainly because of their eye-catching colors, being plentiful history and also the esoteric high qualities attributed to them.


The value of the blue sapphire stone is dependent on its color more than anything else and even small variations can modify its worth considerably. Preferably a sapphire ought to be brilliant, pure and extremely saturated medium or medium dark toned without any tint of grey or brown. Sapphires that are too dark or too light in color are not considerably valued.


Sapphires with inclusions of little, rutile needles show an optical residential property called asterism. This is the star designed effect seen in black star sapphires and also is typically only seen in cabochon cuts.


Sapphire Jewelry


Sapphires look remarkable in engagement rings, a right-hand ring as likewise in pendants around the neck. Sapphires come in a riot of colors along within a substantial range of costs from cost-effective to the special. So pearl fashion jewelry can select all kinds of clothing, all sorts of occasions and they can suit any kind of course.


Comprising a matching set of sapphire jewelry necklace, earrings as well as ring is less complicated than with numerous other colored rocks, as minor variations in the color blue do not have a tendency to encounter each other. Blue is such a calm color that a collection of jewelry featuring blue sapphires is never overwhelming, even when the rocks are spectacularly big, as sapphires commonly are.


Artificial Sapphire


It is also worth revealing right here that today artificial sapphires are made in the laboratory. These manufactured sapphires resemble the normally happening ones in all methods other than that they do not have the flaws and incorporations seen in the last. They are also available in much-reduced rate variety.


Artificial sapphires look really sensible and occur in lots of jewelry nowadays. But there is still absolutely nothing fairly like the stunning sense from the deepest blue of a Mediterranean skies that appears to have actually been caught permanently, as well as made use of to make a collection of sapphire earrings, a charming sapphire ring or a sapphire necklace, or any other form of Sapphire Jewellery, to set off any type of clothing or colouring.


We at Gems N Gems deal with all shades of sapphire gemstones at a very reasonable and affordable rate. We provide home delivery facilities for our customers at a much-reduced rate. To order your favorite shade of sapphire, visit our official website gemsngems.com.


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Yellow Sapphire Stone | Who can wear Yellow Sapphire Gemstone

A yellow sapphire stone, the stone of Jupiter the stone of Jupiter will convey you innumerable advantages logically and in actual life. The yellow sapphire is exceptional to the ideal individual wearing it. The individuals who can wear yellow sapphire stone are the individuals conceived in the hour of November and December. There are certain example who should not wear yellow sapphire. It is continually basic to have a master opinion accordingly a jewel gazer must be come to. The language of your inclination can be discovered a decent pace keying in for e.g., yellow sapphire in tamil.

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Engagement rings are marks of the sweetest memories of one's engagement ceremony. This is one of the reasons why your engagement ring should be the best one you could ever have, so that every time you see it, it will remind you of the love with which you wore it for the first time with your soul mate. 


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