Love Locks--we saw them on many bridges in Paris.
of all kinds--a symbol of the couple's undying lock is further sealed
by then throwing the key in the Seine River.
Paris officials worry about the unsafe weight of the locks and
the aesthetics of what it is doing to the classic views along the
Many Paris residents feel strongly that it is vandalism and have
formed "No Love Lock Campaigns."
In June, 2014, a section of the famous Pont des Arts footbridge
collapsed from the weight of thousands of locks.
Fortunately it collapsed inwards rather than in the Seine River.