This is a cup made out of pure silver. It is from India, just like I am. It is a cultural belief that when a baby is born, you should feed him out of silverware, because the good and precious characteristics from the silver go into the baby. They make the babies smart, strong and precious.
This is my cup, so I was fed with it. I was born in New Delhi, India. Since 2011, I live in Brussels with m…
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