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LOVE will lead you back: famous Philadelphia sculpture returns

LOVE will lead you back: famous Philadelphia sculpture returns
From CBC - February 13, 2018

LOVEis back in Philadelphia, just in time for Valentine's Day.

The famous 1976 Robert Indiana sculpture returned to its namesake park Tuesday after making a number of stops in a parade around Philadelphia before the reinstallation.

School children cheered and those gathered spontaneously sang the fight song for the Super Bowl champion Philadelphia Eagles as a forklift placed the sculpture atop a pedestal.

Susan Murphy had the day off from work and came to the park to see the sculpture reinstalled. She played the Beatles All You Need is Loveon her iPhone and sang along with her new pal Caitlin Night, who swung by take photos of what she called "the symbol of our city."

'The city seemed empty without it.' - Susan Murphy

"This is what we are known for, and it's wonderful to have the LOVEback," Murphy said.

"The city seemed empty without it."

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