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The day of love originates from the European saint, Valentine. It began as a Christian tradition which is gradually being taken up around the world, largely, I might suggest, because it is very profitable for business. Red is the colour of Valentines’ Day (and of love).
So what do Australians do on Valentines’ Day?
I was out shopping today and saw that a shop was promoting Valentines’ Day presents for your mum and dad, but I think that’s taking it a little too far. What do you think?
Anyway, Happy Valentines’ Day!
“The greatest gift you’ll ever learn is just to love and be loved in return“
by Eden Ahbez from the beautiful song, Nature Boy
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