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This broken padlock I found today while walking on the bridge through the Moskva-river.

(See where this picture was taken. [?])


There is a many wedding companies and walking jolly people. A bunch of funny padlocks can be found on the bridge. Here is a tradition for just married or couples in love to leave locked padlocks on the cast-iron barrier of the bridge while keys throw out to the river.

They believes that it magically locks and holds their love feelings to each other.

This one has a title, partially on russian and partially on english ("Суслики in the love"),

so I'll try to translate - "ground squirrels in love".


I really know nothing about this broken padlock and the story behind him, but I think that this story is sad.

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Taken on June 29, 2007