Gabe took the necklace, looking at the two emeralds on the black leather-like cord. He'd missed his necklace after eons wearing it. He'd missed his mother and baby brother. He squeezed them in his hand in the only hug he could give his dead family.
The emeralds in the mortal lakes, the uncollected souls, the broken radars, the demons stealing souls.
How many emeralds did it take to fill a lake this size?
The idea of emeralds swimming around in a lake was too much for Katie. She felt nauseous again at her overwhelming situation and stopped, leaning against a tree. What she would give for a sip of real water!
It contains 1300 great pearls, 400 garnets, 90 amethysts, 300 sapphires, 300 emeralds, 15 rubies, 75 balas rubies, 4 topazes, 2 cameos; the gems, except where they have been replaced, are cut en cabochon.
If these were emeralds, it made sense that they sold these to build it.
Just behind the royal standard-bearers came the Princess Ozma in her royal chariot, which was of gold encrusted with emeralds and diamonds set in exquisite designs.
Katie stared at the necklace, horrified by the idea of looking at a soul and fascinated by the fact they looked like emeralds. Gabe turned away and started through the forest again.
Gabe leaned across her to grab the bag with his weapons' polishing supplies. A necklace with two emeralds – identical to the one he'd given her to wear – dangled above her.
The larger plaques are richly ornamented with emeralds and sapphires, and the smaller plaques have each an enamelled figure of Our Lord, David, Solomon, and Hezekiah respectively.
Moorish poets describe it as " a pearl set in emeralds," in allusion to the brilliant colour of its buildings, and the luxuriant woods round them.
Besides copper, according to Strabo, the island produced considerable quantities of silver; and Pliny records it as producing various kinds of precious stones, among which he mentions diamonds and emeralds, but these were doubtless nothing more than rock crystal and beryl.
In all there were 108 large rubies on the throne, and 116 emeralds, but many of the latter had flaws.
They look like emeralds.
"I don't give a shit! Where – " Death held out two small emeralds, and Rhyn's breath left him. She snapped them back up in her hand and put them in the pocket of her pants.
It was in the recess in the back wall of this hall that the famous Peacock Throne used to stand, "so called from its having the figures of two peacocks standing behind it, their tails being expanded and the whole so inlaid with sapphires, rubies, emeralds, pearls and other precious stones of appropriate colours as to represent life."
high, from the bars above which rose twelve columns to support the canopy; the bars were decorated with crosses of rubies and emeralds, and also with diamonds and pearls.
Gabe leaned across her to grab the bag with his weapons' polishing supplies. A necklace with two emeralds â€“ identical to the one he'd given her to wear â€“ dangled above her.
"I don't give a shit! Where â€“ " Death held out two small emeralds, and Rhyn's breath left him. She snapped them back up in her hand and put them in the pocket of her pants.
Distinction is based on the unique inclusions and the chemical features of the Nigerian emeralds and green beryls.
chromic oxide, causes the bright grassy green coloring in beryl, thereby producing emeralds.
emeralds from different sources have distinctive luminescent spectra and the usefulness of the results is evaluated.
Their total haul was estimated to be around £ 1.25 million and included emeralds, sapphires and valuable computer systems.
Trying my patience, this Bruiser then asks me how to take the emeralds from their glass case.
Similar inclusions in Chatham synthetic emeralds are also characterized.
When coming down you can collect more rings and chaos emeralds, but beware of the bombs!
Over 2000 years ago the Romans were using sapphires, emeralds, garnets, and amber in their jewelry.
Around Billina's neck was a string of beautiful pearls, and on her legs were bracelets of emeralds.
First came the Imperial Cornet Band of Oz, dressed in emerald velvet uniforms with slashes of pea-green satin and buttons of immense cut emeralds.
If buying gold jewelry with stone insets like diamonds, rubies, emeralds or any other gemstones, always ask about the quality and purity of the stones used.
The Emeralds: Not exactly universal but still lovely, this palette contains greens, creams and purples.
Black may be the default color for the Goth look but trends are showing funkier shades of plums, emeralds, reds, and shimmery hues and tones.
A. Caroliniana is a very small and curious water-plant, which floats on water quite free of soil, the tufts of delicate green leaves like tiny emeralds.
Other gems often found alongside rubies in rings include emeralds, sapphire, iolite, and tanzanite.
Gemstone designs with emeralds, diamonds, rubies, or other gems as accents to the claddagh or integrated into the icon as the heart, a part of the crown, or some other detail.
Men's Celtic jewelry also uses more common types of gemstones such as emeralds, rubies, and diamonds.
Some tuck diamonds into the three points of the trinity knot, while others adorn the knot with rich green emeralds to symbolize Ireland, the Emerald Isle.
The type of gemstone will vary from precious stones such as diamonds, emeralds and rubies, through to semi-precious stones such as agates and quartz.
Most emeralds are included - this means they have visible markings.
For most emeralds this is part of the unique beauty of the stone and the individual inclusions are what assures the wearer that the stone is genuine.
Color: If you aren't interested in a plain tree, consider an enameled tree with colorful flair, or a jewel-studded palm tree with emeralds on the fronds and smoky quartz or chocolate diamonds on the trunk.
Emerald: Emeralds have been used for over 6,000 years.
Rather the emeralds themselves are spread around certain levels throughout the game, meaning it is possible to miss them completely.
Similar to its prequel, Sonic 2 has hidden all its Chaos Emeralds in subtle places across the seven stages rather than placing them in the Special Zone.
Players that are able to collect all emeralds up until the final stage are awarded with a final zone (Crystal Egg) that, if completed successfully, unlocks a special ending to the game.
The plot (yes you heard correctly, a pinball game with a plot) is simply thus: Dr. Robotnik has finally succeeded in collecting the chaos emeralds and is now using them to fuel a massive volcano-operated, robot-creation machine!
To stop this monstrosity from helping Eggman achieve his ultimate goal of world domination you must get the emeralds back and escape before the immense explosion that will undoubtedly ensue.
One of the final 8-bit Sonic titles to be released by Sega, Blast featured the blue blur and Knuckles as playable characters as they battled to collect 5 Chaos Emeralds.
You'll find things like gold coins, green emeralds, red rubies, and even some creepy looking skulls.
Shadow does not know where he came from, and in this game, he tries to discover his origins while saving the world by collecting 7 Chaos Emeralds.
Unlike the previous instalment, Sonic 2 finally gave players a rewarding reason to collect all seven chaos emeralds; it allowed Sonic to transform into the all-powerful Super Sonic for any remaining zones!
After being tricked by Eggman into thinking that Sonic and Tails are trying to steal the chaos emeralds (which Knuckles guards) in order to steal them for himself, the Echidna pursues the heroic duo and ignores the true threat.
The plot (yes you heard correctly, a pinball game with a plot) is simply thus: Dr. Robotnik has finally succeeded in collecting the chaos emeralds and is now using them to fuel a massive volcano-operated-robot-creation-machine!
To stop this monstrosity from helping Eggman achieve his ultimate goal of world domination Sonic must get the emeralds back and escape before the immense explosion that will undoubtedly ensue.
Knuckles (being the guardian of the chaos emeralds) also possesses the ability to maintain his ring count even after exiting a bonus level making emerald-collecting far easier.
An ominous figure approaches him and says he needs to collect seven Chaos Emeralds for him because the day of reckoning is at hand.
Robotnik is often in search of Chaos Emeralds, which hold magical powers to make different types of weapons.
In later Sonic games, collecting all the emeralds turned Sonic into a Super Sonic, giving Sonic the ability to jump in mid-air.
Robotnik's main motivation is the collect all the Chaos Emeralds so he can control the world, living things or have more commandments over his armies.
This rival can control the Emeralds with better talents and will team with Sonic or Dr. Eggman, depending on his motivations.
A commonly used explanation for his colour and speed is a laboratory experiment (attempting to contain all the evil in the world into 7 harmless Emeralds) which goes wrong.
The resulting explosion also creates the evil Dr. Robotnik (original a kind-hearted professor named Dr. Kintobor) as well as the Chaos Emeralds.
Retro styles often feature color diamonds or other gems such as aquamarines, rubies, emeralds, and sapphires.
Gemstone options for engagement rings including Rubies, Emeralds and Sapphires.
While Harry Winston rings are primarily designed with diamonds, there are also delightful choices involving rubies, emeralds, pearls, and sapphires for more colorful combinations.
For a more unique appearance, however, couples may choose alternative stones such as rubies, emeralds, or pearls for an elegant design.
Many earring styles use colored gemstones, such as rubies, sapphires, or emeralds as brilliant accents, or the diamonds themselves may be accents to more colorful earrings using semi precious gems.
These "cardinal" gems included diamonds, sapphires, rubies, and emeralds.
Some alternative stones include both blue and pink sapphires, emeralds, peridot, aquamarine, rubies, amethyst, garnet, tanzanite, pink tourmaline, and pearls.
Substitute Gems: Choosing sapphires, rubies, or emeralds instead of diamonds can add a splash of color to an engagement ring without the couple drowning in debt.
In addition to colorless cubic zirconia, Ziamond also reproduces artificial colored gems, including yellow diamonds, sapphires, rubies, and emeralds.
If the ring will include gemstones - emeralds and diamonds are most popular choices - silver helps the beauty of the gem stand out.
The company also offers gemstone rings with dazzling rubies, sapphires, emeralds, mystic topaz, aquamarine, garnets, citrine, peridot, and other beautiful colored gems.
Along with its beautiful engagement ring collection, Garrard also offers other jewelry collections including gemstone rings (rubies, sapphires, and emeralds are popular) and delicate tiaras, perfect for a discriminating bride.
Diamond wedding rings are classically elegant, while sapphires, emeralds or other stones can look extremely stunning.
Small diamond chips may be interspersed within a knot pattern, or a single gem may be used as a focal point: emeralds are particularly popular.
Black diamonds could also be used as a substitute for gemstones such as sapphires, rubies or emeralds to create a dramatic and unusual engagement ring.
Certain gemstones are more popular than others, such as rubies, sapphires, pearls, emeralds, and amethysts.
Rather than a diamond, they may be set with emeralds, amethysts, and even moonstones or other unusual semi precious gemstones.
Although the emerald cut was once only used on emeralds, it was quickly adopted as a choice diamond cut because of the lovely glow it brought out in the stones and the elegant appearance.
One beautiful option includes diamonds and emeralds for a very pretty Irish look.
Emeralds have a rich history as the unofficial gem of Ireland.
You might consider wedding rings set with emeralds.
In fact, some of the most beautiful Asscher cut rings are made with emeralds, sapphires or rubies, many using diamonds as outside accents.
Choosing different stones can also be more cost effective, such as substituting cubic zirconia for diamonds or opting for semi-precious stones like emeralds or sapphires instead of colored diamonds.
Diamonds can be the only stone used or they can be mixed with other gemstones such as rubies, sapphires or emeralds.
Include tiny emeralds inside another tattoo design to include the presence of the Gemini Zodiac.
Valuable charms are typically made from silver or gold and are set with precious stones such as diamonds, rubies, sapphires and emeralds.
Gemstones: All Renato watches come encrusted with precious or semi-precious stones such as diamonds, emeralds, sapphires, and rubies.
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