a Choker Romance
Have you heard a story where, the guy met a ravishingly beautiful girl, slept with her, then next day, waking up, she's not moving. When he unclasped the necklace that covers her neck, her head rolled off on the floor!
Moral: never date a girl who's wearing a choker.
The Adventure of the German Student, by Washington Irving, 1824.
Choker, what a beautiful word.
Now let's look at some chokers.
Wondering what is “Cloisonné”? Cloisonné is an ancient technique for decorating metalwork objects.
Note that Bobbin is a spindle or cylinder for winding threads or wires.
Damask (Arabic: دمسق) is a reversible figured fabric of silk, wool, linen, cotton, or synthetic fibers, with a pattern formed by weaving.
Note that “fleur” is French for flower. “Baudelaire” may refer to the French poet Charles Baudelaire (1821 – 1867).