Her crown is an old ‘Prince of Wales’ trinket of my husband’s, the pearls I’ve collected and carted around the world for years, the bottom of the charm is trimmed with vintage lace from my maternal grandmother’s collection. Hanging from the bottom is a vintage watch balance I have been aching to find a place for.
The chain is constructed of old bits and pieces from three different necklaces, and finally there is a dictionary definition from my paternal grandmothers old elementary book.
Abide – great love, faithful to; to put up with…
It’s a powerful magic around my neck each time I wear it.