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Woman falls in love with Statue of Liberty


Posted on Thursday, 8 March, 2012 | Comment icon 32 comments | News tip by: Still Waters


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A 27-year-old shop assistant suffers from a rare condition that makes her fall in love with objects.

Amanda Whittaker first fell in love with the statue after a friend posted a picture online, she now has her own shrine dedicated to the statue in her living room that is filled with miniature replicas. Amanda has been to visit the statue in person four times and has even talked about cementing their relationship via marriage. "She is my long-distance lover and I am blown away by how stunning she is," she says. "Other people might be shocked to think I can have romantic feelings for an object, but I am not the same as them."

"The iconic Statue of Liberty is adored by millions around the world."

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Recent comments on this story
Comment icon #23 Posted by KnockoutMouse on 9 March, 2012, 10:08
I took a look up Lady Libby's skirt once. Primer is the new black.
Comment icon #24 Posted by Skeptic Chicken on 9 March, 2012, 13:42
OK, let's see what I've got home today from Sainsbury's. A popular Sainsbury's Bakery product (I know cuz I'm the cashier) in the usual clear tubs: 18 Rocky Road Bites. I'm going to type the ingredients for you guys: Milk Chocolate (60%); Crisped Rice (14%),Currants (12%); White Marshmallows (7%); Digestive Biscuit Pieces (6%). Milk Chocolate contains: Sugar, Cocoa Butter, Cocoa Liquor, Skimmed Milk Powder, Butter Oil, Whey Powder, Emulsifier: Soya Lecithin. Crisped Rice contains: Rice Flour, Wheat Flour, Sugar, Whey Malt Extract (from Barley), Salt, Sunflower Oil, Emulsifier: Sunflower Lecith... [More]
Comment icon #25 Posted by Daughter of the Nine Moons on 9 March, 2012, 15:09
Back on topic please...
Comment icon #26 Posted by Spid3rCyd3 on 9 March, 2012, 18:28
OK, let's see what I've got home today from Sainsbury's. A popular Sainsbury's Bakery product (I know cuz I'm the cashier) in the usual clear tubs: 18 Rocky Road Bites. I'm going to type the ingredients for you guys: Milk Chocolate (60%); Crisped Rice (14%),Currants (12%); White Marshmallows (7%); Digestive Biscuit Pieces (6%). Milk Chocolate contains: Sugar, Cocoa Butter, Cocoa Liquor, Skimmed Milk Powder, Butter Oil, Whey Powder, Emulsifier: Soya Lecithin. Crisped Rice contains: Rice Flour, Wheat Flour, Sugar, Whey Malt Extract (from Barley), Salt, Sunflower Oil, Emulsifier: Sunflower Lecith... [More]
Comment icon #27 Posted by EndOfGreen on 11 March, 2012, 7:34
Interesting... Never seen news like this before. I'd be surprised to see it in the newspaper the next morning.
Comment icon #28 Posted by acute alan on 11 March, 2012, 20:13
There's a show on tv right now that features obsessions; one guy was literally in love with his car.
Comment icon #29 Posted by voidla on 14 March, 2012, 13:48
OK, let's see what I've got home today from Sainsbury's. A popular Sainsbury's Bakery product (I know cuz I'm the cashier) in the usual clear tubs: 18 Rocky Road Bites. I'm going to type the ingredients for you guys: Milk Chocolate (60%); Crisped Rice (14%),Currants (12%); White Marshmallows (7%); Digestive Biscuit Pieces (6%). Milk Chocolate contains: Sugar, Cocoa Butter, Cocoa Liquor, Skimmed Milk Powder, Butter Oil, Whey Powder, Emulsifier: Soya Lecithin. Crisped Rice contains: Rice Flour, Wheat Flour, Sugar, Whey Malt Extract (from Barley), Salt, Sunflower Oil, Emulsifier: Sunflower Lecith... [More]
Comment icon #30 Posted by Paranormalcy on 14 March, 2012, 17:24
Surely everyone knows what "Back on topic" means, especially when posted by a Moderator? Thank you.
Comment icon #31 Posted by acute alan on 14 March, 2012, 20:40
I don't know much about this syndrome, but I wonder if the perceived or intended 'gender' of an object makes any difference. What I mean is..... Does falling in love with Liberty mean that, if this woman had normal sexual desires, she would be attracted to women?
Comment icon #32 Posted by Feelingz on 30 March, 2012, 10:56
Mmmmmmmmmmmmkay. She is an Alien. Lets get that straight. LOL


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