Back to the mall…

Colorful asa jones

lifted from Asa Jones

As my wife’s birthday falls between Christmas and New Years’, I’m back to shopping, having long ago learned the hazards of trying to combine both gifts into one. A fan of dangly jewelry I came across this picture that happened, for some reason, to slide across my Tumblr. “How might you like this for your birthday?” I asked. She looked closely. “I’d love it!” she cried happily. Then-quieter, “Oh-were you talking about the bracelet?”