The Fearlessness pendant is like a tattoo. Wearers seem to infuse it with a real power or significance, which in turn gives strength to the wearer. It’s like a way to manifest the reality of courage—or a way for a survivor to embrace her courage, to acknowledge it.
For my history buffs, you know the Diamond Necklace Affair with Marie
Antoinette? Ok, so in the beginning of that whole fiasco, the jewelers
who made the damn thing and whose reputations were ruined later were
Boehmer and Bassenge in Paris.
Now that guy Boehmer, he had a wife named Renaud. And guess who slept with her behind Boehmer’s back?
HE’S APPEARS AT THESE AWKWARDLY AMAZING MOMENTS AND IT KILLS ME.