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|Our Love Is Tall: World’s Tallest Teen Finds Love by GistVillage: 2:42pm On Dec 23, 2012|
It is difficult to believe that Elisany da Cruz Silva, is just 17, and she holds the record of the world’s tallest teen girl at 6ft 8in. But if you think that will make the boys feel intimidated by her height you got it wrong because Elisany is in a relationship with Francinaldo da Silva Carvalho, 22, who stands at 5ft 4in.
IN LOVE… ELISANY DA CRUZ SILVA WITH HER BOYFRIEND FRANCINALDO
And such love comes with a high price – he has to practically stand on his toes and crane his neck to get a kiss.
The construction worker said: “My friends say things like, ‘How do you hug her?’. I say, ‘There’s a way of doing everything’.”
Elisany, an aspiring model from Salinopolis, Brazil, is just an inch taller than Stoke City’s Peter Crouch — she has a form of gigantism due to a tumour on her pituitary gland.
She grew faster than her seven siblings from the age of 11 and hit 6ft 9in when she was 14. But her sudden growth caused pain in her limbs and joints.
TALLEST OF THEM ALL … ELISANY DA CRUZ SILVA WITH MUM, LEFT, AND SISTER
Surgeons removed the gland two years ago and she shrank by an inch — but she could still not fit on the school bus and had to quit school due to teasing.
But she’s happy now with Francinaldo. She said: “What really attracted me was his personality, the way he acts with people and the way he acts with me.
“The only thing that really affects us is when we hang out holding hands — it seems like he is my little brother or son.”
|Re: Our Love Is Tall: World’s Tallest Teen Finds Love by akraym(m): 4:05pm On Jan 02, 2013|
Hmm she's extra long
|Re: Our Love Is Tall: World’s Tallest Teen Finds Love by Dap07(m): 8:46pm On Jan 06, 2013|
Person fit use dis girl pluck mango mhen...
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