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Woman falls in love with Statue of Liberty

Posted on Thursday, 8 March, 2012 | Comment icon 33 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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Comment icon #24 Posted by Skeptic Chicken on 9 March, 2012, 13:42
I thought the point of Rocky Road was to cake it and keep it together as a cluster of random sweets?
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
Note to self, never eat those seeds, and or related oils.
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
Comment icon #29 Posted by voidla on 14 March, 2012, 13:48
Uhm.. Surely you know what flour and sugar is? Sure you know what salt, whey extract and oil is? Surely you know what cocoa butter, liquor and skimmed milk powder is? Surely you can find out what gelatin is?
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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