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Xmas present for person into geochem

  1. Dec 19, 2009 #1
    I just remembered one of my cousins is starting university/college soon & last time I saw her she seemed to be really into geology or geochem with a big rock collection, etc. Should I get her a lump of coal for christmas or would that not go over well? :rofl: I'm kind of thinking of what everyone else would think because I don't know that it would be fair.
    Last edited: Dec 19, 2009
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  3. Dec 20, 2009 #2


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    Get her a gneiss present! :biggrin:
  4. Dec 20, 2009 #3
    Coal is not a bad gift, if you were able to get Parkgate coal {UK}. Sometimes called Bright Hards which contain small spherical pyrites inclusions known as Brazils.

    I would enjoy a sample of it, but then again, I'm really easy to please.:tongue2:
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