Tales of Imagination

The Magic of a Diamond

“I don't know, honey,” the young man said to his fiancé.  “Which one do you like the best?”  Diamond Mike displayed two polished diamonds on a dark cloth, gently rocking them back and forth with his tweezers.  Both gems sparked flames of fire onto the walls of the Santa Ana jewelry store, Gallery of Diamonds.… Continue reading The Magic of a Diamond

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Diamond Grading: There’s More than Just 4 C’s

http://dailypost.wordpress.com/2012/10/25/daily-prompt-2/ Most people know about the 4 C's of diamond grading.   Those are important, but they're not the only factors a gemologist has to take into consideration when grading a diamond.  Here's a little information about some of those other factors: Flourescence Some gem-quality diamonds fluoresce: they emit light when exposed to long-wave ultraviolet light.… Continue reading Diamond Grading: There’s More than Just 4 C’s

Tales of Imagination

No Dream is Impossible

"What do you mean, you can't do it?" Diamond Mike Watson asked the small-framed Vietnamese programmer. After five hours of tinkering at the master computer at the headquarters of Gallery of Diamonds jewelers, Lan Dong finally admitted it would be impossible to make Diamond Mike's demands come true. "This may take thirty to forty more… Continue reading No Dream is Impossible

Tales of Imagination

The Large Diamond Sale

Diamond Mike Watson felt a sort of uneasiness as he sat facing Drew Damon across from the small wooden table in the diamond room.  The diamond room was a soundproof, two-person chamber intended to be a private area that stood cozily in the corner of Gallery of Diamonds jewelers, but when two men are negotiating… Continue reading The Large Diamond Sale