We know what we are, but know not what we can be - William Shakespeare Hamlet Act 4, Scene 5. These words are spoken by Ophelia to Hamlet's stepfather, the king, as she is losing touch with reality. From the first to the final act of Hamlet, Ophelia changes slowly from a young woman confident in her love for and from Hamlet into a madwoman. It is a painful transition. It is very poignant that these words expressing so positive a thought, that everything is possible and we can create our future, are spoken by someone who has no future. We know not . . .
Sterling silver will retain its luster for years and frequent wearing of your jewelry will help prevent tarnishing. We recommend polishing your sterling silver jewelry with a dry silver polishing cloth available at most grocery or hardware stores. We do not recommend polishing with silver polish as this may remove the antiquing. When you are not wearing your jewelry, storing your silver in the jewelry bag in which it came will help prevent tarnishing.