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Museum of Broken Relationships Opens in L.A.

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Among the exhibits, you’ll find things like clothing, mixed tapes, stuffed animals, and even an engagement ring.

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The mundanity of the collections is almost shocking, until we realize that what makes a relationship so special is the added significance it gives to all the small and commonplace things in our lives.

The manifestation of heartbreak is not only a source of fascination for outsiders and museum-goers, but also a therapeutic experience.

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Not only does donating an emotionally-charged item give a sense of relief to someone experiencing grief, but it can help heartsick museum-goers understand the universality of their situation, ultimately showing that, with time, happiness and love will return to their lives.

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