"When an oyster swallows a grain of sand it feels the discomfort,so it begins to ease the pain by applying a coat of nacre (pearl). It is during this healing process that it creates a beautiful pearl. It is rather ironic to think that something so beautiful can be createdout of so much discomfort. This is like life itself. It is easy to love in good times, but it takes courage to love through the discomfort of our lives. The colored bead represents the grain of sand, evoking an aura of love, courage and healing that is embedded deep within the soul. It is this unique transformation that has given birth to, ”Galatea Pearl, the symbol of love"