Originally Posted by mafoofan
The diamond shape makes a big difference, too. A good asscher is cut deep and fat, so they face up pretty small--an unfortunate consequence for the wallet.
And, yeah, it helps to marry a girl with dainty fingers.
I didn't catch your edit before I posted. Yes, you're right. The asscher is a neat cut, don't see them too often,
I think the marquis cut probably faces up the biggest but there's a story that marriages with a marquis engagement ring have a higher rate of divorce. Maybe there's a lesson here
(urban legend? I don't know the facts behind it)