"NO! No, no, no! No. . ." His voice cracked and he rushed up to where she once sat. He trailed his finger along the cool marble of her skin and looked at her snow white features through glistening eyes. That's when he knew he loved her. That's when he decided to give her what she wanted all along. A kiss.
A RARE ART NOUVEAU DIAMOND, OPAL, HARDSTONE AND ENAMEL PENDANT, BY GABRIEL FALGUIERES Centering upon a carved hardstone female bust adorned by a diamond collet head ornament, within a surround of gold wirework tresses, accented by old European-cut diamond detail and a pear-shaped diamond terminal, set against a carved opal frame, to the rose colored plique-à-jour enamelled border, enhanced by pear-shaped and rose-cut diamond foliate motifs and trim, mounted in gold, circa 1901 | JV