Ladies and gentlemen, feast your eyes upon the
official birthstone of May: the emerald. Known even in ancient
Egypt for its vivid green color, it has cast a spell over many
throughout the centuries including Cleopatra, Queen of the
Its beauty and vibrant coloring led the ancient
Romans to associate it fertility and rebirth, dedicating it to the
goddess Venus. It has been a symbol of love and fidelity for ages
and is the traditional gift for a 55th marriage anniversary. Well,
we can't wait for that. We want to fill our jewelry boxes with
emeralds right away!
Naturally, we were a little distraught to find
that a good emerald can actually cost more than a good diamond, but
we are not to be deterred. This is what the wonderful coupons of Savings.com are for, and thank
goodness we found plenty to make good use of.
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