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Inside Edition 3 Jan 2020

Woman's Lost Wedding Ring Found 27 Years Later

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Melisse De La Mare had little hope of being reunited with the wedding ring she lost nearly three decades ago while on a skiing trip. "I took my mitten off. I was like, 'Oh, no, my ring is gone,'" she said recently from her Oregon home. Then, a jeweler in Alabama contacted De La Mare to tell her a client had found it and kept it in a box for 27 years. A journalist helped the jeweler search wedding license certificates until she found the right one, and De La Mare was reunited with her ring.


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