The September Birthstone - Sapphire
Featured in the September 2010 handbook.
The September birthstone The poem reflects some of the properties with which the Sapphire is associated - truth, sincerity and constancy, and the healing properties are reputed to be effective for health problems relating to lowering fevers and inflammation, hearing problems, cancer and burns.
"A maiden born when autumn leaves
Are rustling in September's breeze,
A Sapphire on her brow should bind;
To bring her joy and peace of mind."