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The shell-shocked child survived the fall from the fifth floor after her neighbour, named only as Pat, plucked her from the sky 'like a rugby ball'.
A witness said he then tucked her 'into his chest' and cuddled the little girl as they sheltered from falling debris under a tree.
It doesn't matter if you're single or in a relationship: Valentine's Day is full of sky-high expectations and awkward situations that can make the holiday kind of a disappointment.
If your crush doesn't send you a rose at school, or if your bae doesn't sweep you off your feet with a Nicholas Sparks-level swoon-worthy gesture, the whole day can be a let-down.
We had been together for more than two years, so I felt I owed him the respect of having the difficult breakup conversation in person. Once I realized it was time to break up, the first available weekend for me to visit happened to be Valentine's Day. — and I wound up breaking up with him the next day, on the actual holiday.
My train home wasn't until the next day, so I had to stay at his place after dumping him." — Emma, Des Moines"Right as my family was leaving for a week-long ski trip, my girlfriend and I got into this huge fight over text.
I was really excited, and I had even bought him some really nice pens and a notebook because he was really into drawing.
She said: 'One woman actually threw her son out of the window.You could seriously feel the tension through the whole house.This surreal nightmare culminated in me clogging the toilet, which caused a pipe to burst, which caused a massive leak about five feet from where everyone was sitting eating cheese." — Jacob, Boston"I was in a long-distance relationship that was going downhill and needed to end, like, yesterday.Still, no matter how ambivalent you feel about this upcoming V-Day, chances are your holiday won't be as bad as it was for these 13 Valentines.From poorly-timed breakups to humiliating gastro-intestinal issues, these V-Day horror stories will make you seriously cringe."My ex-boyfriend invited me over to his house to spend Valentine's Day with him.
Samira Lamrani, an eyewitness at the scene, said she witnessed a man run forward to catch the child after a woman on the ninth or 10th floor indicated she wanted to drop it out of harm's way.