Wednesday, July 22, 2009

LACED WITH GRACE ... diamonds are forever?


"A couple of years ago, while on a family vacation, we went to a diamond mine in Arkansas. We went to dig for diamonds. Upon arriving at the mine, I was not at all impressed with what I saw. Once we purchased our pails, our strainers and our shovels, we were ready to dig and recover some treasure! But all I could see was a big field of dirt and mud. Real impressive!

It was a little hard for me to believe that under all of that dirt, mud and grime laid something as precious and beautiful as diamonds.

It felt to me like we were sitting out in our backyard and digging around in our sandbox. To our disappointment, our adventure at the diamond mine gave the same result as..."
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1 comment:

Denise said...

Going over there now.