Just remember what happens when too much pressure is applied to the tail of aIt can be a heartbreaking experience :-(
Peter Carey devotes a chapter to the drops in his 1988 novel,
Most relationships take place in glass houses and
don't hold up well when the stone throwing starts.
Diamonds may be a girls best friend,
but rocks can really wreck a home or relationship.
And how possible is it to glue a Prince Rupert's Drop
back together once twisted too far?