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(NEWSER) – Some people drown their sorrows in chocolate. For one Chinese woman, chicken wings were apparently the thing. Via Central European News, Yahoo UK! has the story of Tan Shen, a 26-year-old who found herself at a 24-hour KFC in China’s southwest Sichuan Province after being dumped by her boyfriend. She ordered some comfort food—as she explains it, she was feeling "miserable" and "just wanted some chicken wings."

But as she started eating, she realized she also could use some thinking time; she also didn't want to head back to her memory-filled apartment. So she stayed. And stayed, even calling in sick to work.

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