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Wishing tree is a big hit in Portland neighborhood

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PORTLAND, Oregon (NBC News) - Some people wished for love, some for world peace, a lot of people wished for a pony.

Those are just a few of the hundreds of wishes hanging from a tree at the corner of Northeast Morris Street and 7th Avenue in Portland, Oregon.

The Wishing Tree, as some have called it, has been an oddity at this intersection since last fall. 

It's the handy work of Nicole Helprin, and sits directly in front of her home.

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