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05/26/2015 05:35 pm ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Professional Mermaid Gets Along Swimmingly With Ocean Sea Life (Mostly)

As a professional mermaid, it's Mermaid Melissa (formerly Melissa Dawn) has the job of looking as convincing as possible to humans -- all while wearing a fish tail that can weigh as much as 60 pounds.

But her tail isn't the only thing that makes her swims dangerous.

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Mermaid Melissa

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