The Love Padlock 

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iPhoneOgraphy – 06 Dec 2016 (Day 341/366)

A love lock or love padlock is a padlock which sweethearts lock to a bridge, fence, gate, or similar public fixture to symbolize their love. Typically the sweethearts’ names or initials are inscribed on the padlock, and its key is thrown away to symbolize unbreakable love. Since the 2000s, love locks have proliferated at an increasing number of locations worldwide. They are now mostly treated by municipal authorities as litter or vandalism, and there is some cost to their removal. However, there are authorities who embrace them, and who use them as fundraising projects or tourism attractions.

The history of love padlocks dates back at least 100 years to a melancholic Serbian tale of World War I, with an attribution for the bridge Most Liubavi (lit. the Bridge of Love) in the spa town of Venjačka Banja. A local schoolmistress named Nada, who…

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My Community Plot 2016 E-6: Building & Filling Raised Beds, Asparagus Transplants, An Organic Feed

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Source: TheRustedGarden
Gary Pilarchik
December 5, 2016

This is the last video in my community plot series for 2016. I show you how to build, fill and plant a raised bed, transplant asparagus and winterize the garden with an organic feeding of fertilizer. Basically clean it up, feed it, turn it and come spring my beds are ready to grow.

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