I've been less than thrilled with life of late and the thrift shops have been bare. My shopping therapy wriggled free and I bought new beads.
Green glass with gold sparkles
Grass green glass with diamond sparkles
A silver swimming swan.
The swan reminds me of the fairytale of the 7 swan brothers. I think I remember that one mostly because the damsel in distress /does/ something. Unlike most fairytales. But it isnt as good a tale as the 12 dancing princesses. Imho