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9 Strangest Love Relationships

I'm a self-confessed internet junkie who spends way too many hours staring at my laptop screen (with love, of course).


Crazy Love!

We all have fallen in love. For some of us, love happens every other month. Some find that one perfect person to settle down with. Some even choose not to have any partners whereas others prefer to have multiple partners. In this day and age, the definition of love is dynamic.

But have you witnessed any strange relationships? I am not talking about the usual fights or quirks. I am talking of real, strange love.

This page lists down the strangest of love relationships (marriage included) where people have hooked up with the weirdest of partners--if you can call some of them as "partners" that is. Read on to know more.

1. This Woman Married The Eiffel Tower!

Erika always had a fetish for objects and was involved in other bizarre 'relationships' before but decided to get married to the Eiffel Tower after recognizing it as her true love. She even changed her last name to La Tour Eiffel!

She was infatuated previously with Lance, a bow that helped her in her archery. Erika has even claimed to have had a physical relationship with a piece of the fence!

The marriage was carried out and was attended by some of Erika's close friends.

This is a love that would hopefully last forever!

Read more here.

Erika Adores The Eiffel Tower!

Erika Adores The Eiffel Tower!

2. This Man Found His Better Half In Himself!

Talk about narcissism! 39-year-old Liu from China decided to get married to himself because he was dissatisfied with societal norms.

He got married to a foam cut-out of himself dressed up in a bright Red bridal dress (as shown in the picture). The ceremony was attended by around 100 guests and they were all ready and happy to give him and his 'better half' their blessings.

Read more here.

Liu With His Better Half - Himself!

Liu With His Better Half - Himself!

3. This Woman Married The Berlin Wall!

Erika (the woman who married the Eiffel) used to have a 'crush' on the Berlin Wall, but a Swedish woman by the name of Eija had already married the wall. She suffers from a disorder called Objectum-Sexuality. Her surname -- Berliner Mauer -- means 'Berlin Wall' in German. Eija has been married to the Berlin Wall for over 30 years now.

She was devastated when the Berlin Wall was largely torn down in 1989. She decided not to visit again but has kept souvenirs of the wall in its original state.

Read more here.

Eija And The Berlin Wall!

Eija And The Berlin Wall!

4. This Man Married A Character From A Nintendo DS Game!

You have to admit that some of the characters in video games look really good! But a Japanese man who goes popularly by the nickname of sal9000 went a step ahead and got married to a character from a Nintendo DS game - 'Love Plus' - a virtual dating game.

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His close friends and relatives attended the ceremony and watched sal9000 kiss his bride who resides within a giant version of the DS game.

Read more here.

In Love With A Video Game Character!

In Love With A Video Game Character!

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5. This Woman Is Going To Get Married To An Amusement Ride!

Amy Wolfe suffers from Asperger Syndrome as well as OS. Previously, she has been in relationships with space ships and other objects. Amy has now finally found her true love in an amusement ride in Pennsylvania. Over the last 30 years, she has taken over 3000 rides on this magic carpet.

Amy will change her surname to Weber after marriage - the name of the ride's manufacturer.

Read more here.

Amy : Soon-to-be Mrs. Weber

Amy : Soon-to-be Mrs. Weber

6. This Woman Married Her Boyfriend One Year After He Died!

This story is a little heartbreaking considering the fact that Magali was supposed to get married to her boyfriend 2 days after his accident took place.

Magali still wanted the wedding to be carried out and provided proof to French officials that she had been living with her boyfriend since 2004 and that they both had shared a bank account. The French allow posthumous marriages to be carried out and based on this evidence, Magali wedded her dead boyfriend.

Read more here.

Magali On Her Wedding Day!

Magali On Her Wedding Day!

7. This Man Married His Pillow!

Lee, a Korean, fell in love with his huggable pillow, and then it was happily ever after for them!

His huge huggable pillow has the face of a woman anime character imprinted on it. Such kinds of huge huggable pillows are called 'dakimakura' in Japan.

Lee has now wed his huggable pillow in a private ceremony attended by family and friends.

Read more here.

Lee And His Huge Huggable Pillow!

Lee And His Huge Huggable Pillow!

8. This Woman Married A Snake!

In India, snakes are considered sacred. This lady from India - Bimbala das - got married to the serpent which resided in an anthill near her home.

When she conveyed her wish to the villagers and priest, they welcomed her idea saying it would bring good fortune to their small little village.

Bimbala then got married to the serpent (a bronze statue since the serpent wasn't visible that day) in front of 2000 spectators.

Read more info here.

Bimbala With The Bronze Serpent Statue

Bimbala With The Bronze Serpent Statue

9. This Man Is In A Relationship With His Volkswagen Beetle!

Edward Smith absolutely adores his girlfriend - a White Volkswagen Beetle named Vanilla.

Edward Smith has had physical relationships with cars, helicopters and other vehicles before.

He admitted that he has no interest in either men or women now and have had long term relationships with vehicles. His previous 'girlfriend' was another Volkswagen named 'Victoria' who he had a 5 year relationship with.

He also admitted to have had sex with over 1000 cars.

Read more here.

Edward With Vanilla

Edward With Vanilla


Kalpana Iyer (author) from India on October 19, 2020:

Yes! Totally strange, aren't they? I was quite taken aback too.

Devika Primić from Dubrovnik, Croatia on October 19, 2020:

Wow! There are strange ways for one to get closer to things and objects. I am surprised of these ways and it is a choice but to marry a snake, well that is bizarre.

Sarah Carlsley from Minnesota on November 06, 2012:

Wow, I had no idea that this was even possible!

LadySagit from Idaho/Louisiana on June 22, 2012:

Just.. Wow!

Martin Delrosa on February 14, 2011:

What wrong wit the fat chick she barely fits the ride she cant marry it

itsmwah on January 17, 2011:

wow that is strange never thought people would go to such extremities

TheWeddingSecret from Bath, UK on September 28, 2010:

The one about the dead husband is so so sad

oishi on July 06, 2010:

Whoever said love is blind is very right. Really funny! Thanks for posting.

Cris A from Manila, Philippines on May 25, 2010:

Love indeed is a crazy little thing! Glad I followed Shalini here. I enjoyed this hub tremendously, thanks for sharing :D

Shalini Kagal from India on May 25, 2010:

Great list of unusual marriages there! I had read about the Nintendo one - but the rest of them are as crazy as well!

hubmu from BN on May 23, 2010:

oh my goodness...brilliant, excellent hub.

Pumpkin head on May 19, 2010:

Wow, some of these people...

I have no idea what to say to that last line. Very nice hub divacratus :)

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