31 May '11, 8am

Eh! Extreme this one! These disturbingly real dolls are adopted by grieving mothers as their "children".

Grieving mothers adopt life-like dolls LONDON, ENGLAND - Weighing five kilos (11 pounds), with perfectly combed hair and eyes closed in sleep, Abby looks like a baby girl. But she is a doll, adopted by a grieving mother to help come to terms with the loss of a child. “She reminds me of my daughter as an infant,” said Eve Hasty, a 57-year-old American who bought Abby from a British company for 300 dollars (210 euros). The retired driver who lives in Oklahoma lost her daughter to leukaemia when she was only seven...more Read also: » He 'stays in touch' with dead child via blog » 'Some get tattoo of dead children'

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