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Only wore it to the in-laws for the first few years. Ring sits in a jewelry box now and I don't think it still fits. Just had our 45th and I don't need a reminder about what a great woman I married.
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Nope. Not since I divorced the wench.
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No, for purely practical reasons. When I was working as a mechanic I saw a coworker short his wedding ring on a solenoid. It welded itself there for a little bit before he was able to pull it free. Sure didn't do his finger much good.
Some time later I had my hand in a tight place (doing a clutch on a mini) and couldn't pull my hand out because the ring had snagged. Cured me of wearing hand jewelery.

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Used to everyday for 30 yrs, until she walked out 5 yrs ago. Have not worn it since
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Used to until two years ago my then 2 yr old grand daughter saw it on my dresser and hid it. Still have not found it
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No, for purely practical reasons. When I was working as a mechanic I saw a coworker short his wedding ring on a solenoid. It welded itself there for a little bit before he was able to pull it free. Sure didn't do his finger much good.
Some time later I had my hand in a tight place (doing a clutch on a mini) and couldn't pull my hand out because the ring had snagged. Cured me of wearing hand jewelery.

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Saw a guy that almost lost his figure from a solenoid.
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I do off and on .. I forget a lot of the time and well that makes a lot of people happy I'm sure you know.
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Really though I did every day. Sometimes I would take it off if I was working. Once wrenching on the mini van I pulled something in my finger and it swelled up around the ring. I almost had to make an emergency room trip to get it cut off. The ring that is!
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Nope, not married no more, but even when I was never wore any kind of jewellery. Too much chance of snagging it on something working or shorting it out. Worked in machine shops and done a lot of welding all my life. Wearing metal don't go with that.
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