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Jewelry for Lady Justice

As long as I can remember, there was a set of scales sitting in my grandmother's parlor. Yes, parlor. That is what she called the living room. Nanny, as we all affectionately called her, lived within her means and the things she owned, she loved. I remember the parlor feeling fancy, sort of French Provincial, with a coffee table that held "Lady Justice" and fake grapes.  The room was always closed off and we only went in there at Christmas to open presents. The scales and grapes were the focal point of...