Why is Valentines Day a big deal?

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  1. jagandelight profile image68
    jagandelightposted 13 years ago

    Why is Valentines Day a big deal?

  2. Honorablewoman profile image65
    Honorablewomanposted 13 years ago

    Because, Unfortunately for some couples, this is the only time they exchange a card, a dinner, or even hear the word, "I Love You". Should it be this way? No.

  3. vcoburn profile image59
    vcoburnposted 13 years ago

    I have not had a present bought for me in many years. But it should be for love, passion and romance.  Where has all that gone to?

  4. Vicki.Pierce profile image68
    Vicki.Pierceposted 13 years ago

    Valentine's day is not really a big deal.  It signifies how everyday should be.

  5. lallustab profile image56
    lallustabposted 13 years ago

    Hello Jagandelight!!

    I personally don't see Valentine's Day as a big deal.  Not when it comes to intimate relationships anyway. 

    They say it's all about love, so I tell my Son or my Mom and other family members and friends Happy Valentine's Day.

    I think this is the time of year that you have a lot of "cheating" going on.  I am like an outsider looking in!!

  6. webguyonline profile image57
    webguyonlineposted 13 years ago

    i think Valentine's Day is really a big deal just for LOVERS

  7. Gayly profile image61
    Gaylyposted 13 years ago

    Valentine's day isn't a big deal but it is the sweetest day of the year.. for some.smile

  8. philirodje profile image61
    philirodjeposted 13 years ago

    Well, Because, it is the time to sin if you are single, time to show love if you are married, and time to take it further if you are dating....

  9. poorconservative1 profile image60
    poorconservative1posted 13 years ago

    I don't know. My wife and I don't celebrate valentines day. We feel that we don't need a special day to say or know that we love each other, it happens every day.

  10. Jefsaid profile image70
    Jefsaidposted 13 years ago

    Because the greeting card companies are experts at exploiting male fallibility by making it feel more important than any other day in the love calendar.

  11. iZeko profile image95
    iZekoposted 13 years ago

    No, it's not a big deal..., except for the greedy florists and greeting card manufacturers.

  12. justanotherteen profile image56
    justanotherteenposted 13 years ago

    I think it's more of a big deal for single girls than it actually is for couples, I just wrote a really quick hub on this, check it out wink

  13. naufillzaman profile image59
    naufillzamanposted 13 years ago

    Beacuse this day you can take out a girl with out any problem

  14. JON EWALL profile image60
    JON EWALLposted 13 years ago

    IT'S A BIG DEAL for me because it's my birthday.

    Sending flowers and or a nice Gift to someone you love and appreciate  helps the economy and provides jobs.

  15. sroberts9 profile image80
    sroberts9posted 13 years ago

    Well, it the day of love.  I believe that it stirs up the love that's in the nooks and crannies of our hearts. Reminding us that this is a special day for people who know what "real love is."  It's the day on the calendar that if it had a mouth would  say "I've earned my day and I expect to receive all the joy in it." and I believe that if this day had a face the eyes would twinkle and the the heart would pound fast and we'd hear lots of aaaahs and oooohs from the mouth as this spirit swept through the world looking at all the love that had come out of the people that day.  The innocent children with their valentines and mailboxes, the boy who finally found a way to make that girl he's been watching all year - finally smile as she looks at him - the husband who just wants to say - I still would have asked you to marry me if I had to do it all again.  - the elderly couple who still hold hands and smile at one another.  It's the puppy and the little girl who finally meet and fall in love.  It's the daughter who sees her Daddy come home from the Military safe for good this time.  These are simply little glances of the love in the nooks and crannies of this world and making this day an official day - makes it a big deal - because of its meaning and the people who give a little piece of their hearts out everyday.

  16. Pagelift profile image61
    Pageliftposted 13 years ago

    Valentines day is just another holiday that highlights love. It's also a big day for Hallmark wink


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