What I Wondered this Valentine’s Day

alleyway (50 of 98)Another Valentine’s has passed.

I pondered this passing and wondered of all the ‘days’, why is Valentine’s Day one of the most disregarded?

After all, we have Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, Grandparents Day, birthdays, Christmas, and so on. On all these days we celebrate relationships and people, as we do on Valentine’s.

However, Valentine’s receives some of the most negative press: people comment, tweet and post on Facebook about the commercialism of this day, with so much criticism about selling out. But why this day more than the others?

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