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You Have Received a Gift of Money. the Money Is Enough to Buy Either a Piece of Jewellery You Like or Tickets to a Concert You Want to Attend. Which Would You Buy? Use Specific Reasons …

By | April 2011
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You have received a gift of money. The money is enough to buy either a piece of jewellery you like or tickets to a concert you want to attend. Which would you buy? Use specific reasons …

On my 20th birthday my parents gave me 500 euros to spend however I choose. I couldn’t believe my eyes! There were a lot of things I could buy with 500 euros but about a month ago I had set my eyes on a wonderful piece of jewellery and was determined to buy it. It was an exquisite pearl necklace that would match perfectly a pearl necklace my grandma gave me before she died. A few days after my birthday my best friends and I met up in Valletta to go and buy the necklace. As we were walking towards the jewellery shop we started to talk about a Rihanna concert that was going to take place in 2 months time in London. We discussed how great it would be if we go and spend 3 days in London and attend the concert, which would be the highlight of the holiday. I had to admit that going to London with my best friends and attend a Rihanna concert, who is my favourite singer and wanted to attend her concerts for a very long time, would truly be an amazing and unforgettable experience. As we arrived in front of the jewellery shop, I was confused because I really wanted to buy the necklace but on the other hand I didn’t want to miss such a great opportunity and so I decided to wait a few more days and see if our plans to go to London actually materialise. We went to my friend’s house and started looking for airline tickets, accommodation and concert tickets. A rough estimate of the total cost was around 500 euros. We had to decide quickly because there weren’t a lot of concert tickets left. We decided to meet up again at the end of the week and decide what to do. Once at home I started to consider the pros and cons of going to London with my best friends. I thought that if I had to go to London I would have to forget about the bracelet for the time being But if I didn’t go I would miss a...