:Questions For The Jeweler

Do diamonds know their worth?

Can they recognize the value

they hold?

(carbon condensed

and shapened into rarified beauty)

Do they sigh and

compare themselves to

the ruby or topaz?

Do they long for the hue

of the emerald or the amethyst?

Find fault in each chip and


(with no one

to tell them

how exceptional

they truly are…)


6 Comments Add yours

  1. hupsutupsu says:

    always lovely to see something from you. these are questions for all of us, yes?

    Liked by 2 people

    1. Indeed and thank you!

      Liked by 1 person

  2. We-humans harm ourselves with our penchant for comparing ourselves with others.

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  3. SHEinspires says:

    Thought-provoking. I like how you play with words and still get to put your point across.

    Liked by 1 person

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