Amazing French Valentine Tradition: Take My Heart And Throw Away The Key! (Video)

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It's Valentine's Day and it may be chilly in Paris but romance is in the air.

As a symbol of their devotion, hundreds of loves truck couples attach locks on the Ponts Des Arts bridge tossing away the keys into the River Seine.

The locks are adorned with messages of love. Yet it seems they are causing heartache for Parisian officials who are working to have them removed.

The reason they say, is that the metal appeals to thieves who use wire cutters to remove them and in the process destabilize the structure. But a little sawing can't stop love.

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