The Test of Time

If you have patience, a false gem will always reveal itself.  It does not hold up to the forces of reality.

Notice the chipping around the facets.  We know that this is probably glass as it suffered from erosion.  It is not very high on the Mohs scale.

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About johnsmithiiimxiii

John Smith, IIMXIII is the avatar of an award winning poet, artist, etc. who still lives in the Palouse country of the Pacific NW. He has not received much notice with his prose . . . but as his avatar, I hope that he keeps plugging along.

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