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Who is St. Valentine and how is he connected to Valentine’s Day?
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It will be a quick visit so you interrupt the office work flow as little as possible. But it will be the BEST five minutes of her work day. Be careful of public displays of affection in offices. You can sneak a quick kiss as she walks you to the door or to your car, or you can quietly tell her that a kiss is forthcoming this evening.
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Sweet anticipation. If she thinks roses are OK but tulips or hydrangeas are the most beautiful flowers on Earth, buy her tulips or hydrangeas.
Both men and women buy gifts for one another, and you want your gift to represent where you are now, and not scare the other person off by giving a gift that signifies through intimacy or cost that the relationship is further along than the person feels comfortable with it being. Seasons of life bring changes.
The carefree long weekends away you enjoyed before the kids came might disappear for the next two decades.
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The one by the big bay window? The one in the romantic corner? You decide and let her know during dinner that you came in January and picked out the table. Sometimes people want to try the new place everyone is talking about. Sometimes people want to go back to a place they went when they were first dating. Sometimes they want formal. Sometimes they want casual. It makes the meal something in particular to look forward to. Gentlemen, offer to cook! Talk about it. See the tip directly above. Lupercalia was "clearly a very popular thing, even in an environment where the Christians are trying to close it down.
Jack B. By some estimations there are over 10, saints , of which there are more than 30 Valentines and even a few Valentinas. Two Valentines stand out as likely candidates for the namesake saint, but neither dealt with matters of the heart.
The two Valentines share many similarities, leading some researchers to wonder whether they were the same man. Both Valentines were martyrs, put to death by the Roman Emperor Claudius in the third century. Both men were also said to have died on February 14, although years apart. The first Valentine was a priest who was arrested during the Roman persecutions of Christians. When brought before the emperor, Valentine refused to renounce his faith and as punishment was placed under house arrest.
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The head of the house holding Valentine challenged the priest to show the true power of God. Soon, Valentine restored sight to a young blind girl and the whole house converted. Once word of the miracle and conversion reached the Emperor, Valentine was executed.