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Important Stuff For Old Married Men To Remember
Month Birthstone Flower
January Garnet Carnation
February Amethyst Violet
March Aquamarine Daffodil
April Diamond Sweet Pea
May Emerald Lily of the Valley
June Pearl Rose
July Ruby Larkspur
August Peridot Gladiolas
September Sapphire Aster
October Opal Calendula
November Topaz Chrysanthemum
December Turquoise Narcissus

Which means that if your wife was born in April, you get hit pretty good. You gotta buy her a diamond on her birthday. Me, I come out pretty easy. My wife was born in February. Amethysts are pretty cheap (actually I gave her a piece of green sea glass and told it was an amethyst and she's happy.)


. Anniversary Gifts
Year Traditional Modern
1st Paper Clocks
2nd Cotton China
3rd Leather Crystal
4th Flowers Electric
5th Wood Silver
6th Candy Wood
7th Copper Desk
8th Bronze Linen
9th Pottery Leather
10th Tin Diamond
11th Steel Jewelry
12th Silk Pearl
13th Lace Fur
14th Ivory Gold
15th Crystal Watch
20th China Platinum
25th Silver Silver
30th Pearl Diamond
35th Coral Jade
40th Ruby Ruby
45th Sapphire Sapphire
50th Gold Gold
55th Emerald Emerald
60th Diamond Diamond
75th Diamond Diamond
I lucked out here (so far) too. My next one is "Coral" and I got plenty stuff in my Salt Water Fish Tank I brought back from Aruba so I'll get by pretty cheap for awhile {grin}.

End of Important Stuff


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