Marlow Harris has a collection of photographs of herself with more than 500 ETAs, or Elvis Tribute Artists, from all over the world.
Harris, who attends conventions dressed as Priscilla Presley, says, Whenever I see an ETA at a convention, I have to go and take pictures with them. People must think, Oh my God, this woman is insane! But this is my dream, and Im livin it, baby!
Harris says shes taken photos with every kind of Elvis, including a chinese man who goes by Chelvis and a mexican fan called Elvez.
Her favorite impersonators, however, are those dressed as the 70s paunchy version of Elvis because, as she puts it, They have to make an artistic sacrifice to keep their weight up to look properly Elvis-like. They probably have to be medicated too.
Though shes gotten close to many Elvi over the decades, Harris laments that not a single one has offered her some hunka-hunka burnin love.
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