Jewelry is never where I pictured myself when I was growing up. I saw myself as most young boys do, as a firefighter, motorcycle racer, or a pilot. I consider myself lucky to be in an industry that values rare things. I get to be involved in some of the greatest love stories ever told. I meet people who are also passing along family heirlooms and hunting for future family heirlooms. Funny thing is that making a difference in someone's life isn't always apparent. I was working for Day's Jewelers in the Manchester, New Hampshire location as the store's watch specialist. I worked mostly mornings when it was quiet. I took my time to readjust the watch lines in their cases, and polishing of any fingerprints I might find. I jumped at any chance I could at running out to the floor to help ...
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