July 30, 2009
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She sits small and alone on a rock at the edge of the sea, wistful and pensive. This is a beautifully bittersweet figure, doomed by unrequited love to live in a friendless land, giving up her immortal soul for a pair of feet. Although visited each year by thousands of tourists, she is essentially alone and lonely. She is forever separated from the things she loves - a stranger in a strange land.