Hi all, thought I should share this story I found. Perhaps this is a
unique way of marketing, rather like growing a pear inside a bottle
(it goes in as a tiny one still on the branch).
Girl finds gold ring inside apple
A 12-year-old girl has found a gold ring after biting into an apple.
It's thought the ring may have fallen from a fruit picker's finger
and then the apple formed around it.
Jamie-Louisa Arnold told the Sun: "I bit into the apple and
something hurt my tooth. I took it out of my mouth and there was a
gold ring. I was amazed."
Her mother Melanie said: "Jamie-Louisa is thrilled she found a
golden apple. Last week she found two rings at the pool and handed
them in - now she's been rewarded."
The heart-shaped ring - valued at =A330 - is engraved and has a tiny
Mrs Arnold, of Cowlinge, Suffolk, bought the apple during a family
holiday at Waldegraves Holiday Park near Colchester in Essex. It is
not known where it was grown.
The Sun's gardening writer Peter Seabrook said: "The odds are very
long, but it is possible the fruit could seal around the ring." from:
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