Look at it, it’s magnificent. Who would have thought that this rock, this stone, and this piece of carbon we find in the ground; would come to symbolize the ultimate expression of one’s affection? There’s something quite undeniably mystifying about a diamond, that when caught by just the right light, it burns of utter prismatic distinction. What is a diamond? It takes billions of years; it takes time, pressure, and heat to coagulate into a rough gem. Even then, it isn’t considered a complete and finished gem. This rough stone needs the skillful hands of a craftsman, an artisan to hone it. That way see its final shape, color, clarity, and florescence; there’s nothing quite like it.