Monday, February 05, 2007

Valentine's Day

Valentines Day

Many numerous legends exist about the start of Valentines Day, celebrated each year in many countries on February 14th

One legend says that a defiant priest St. Valentine, under the rule of Roman Emperor Claudius the 2nd, let to the yearly celebration observed in many countries known as Valentines Day. Observed on February 14th , the day St. Valentine it is believed died.

Emperor Claudius the 2nd believed the strength of a great army came from the strength of single young men. St. Valentine had different beliefs, and thus began secretly marrying these young men to suitable young woman.

Once this clandestine love pairing was discovered by the Emperor, St. Valentine was quickly imprisoned. From his prison cell it is believed the very first Valentine’s greeting was given. Signed by St. Valentine “From your Valentine”.

On February 14th , 2007, show the same compassion and love that St Valentine showed during his time.


Tell the one you love



I LOVE YOU


on February 14th - Valentines Day


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2 Comments:

At 8:03 PM, Anonymous Miss Becky said...

Lovely. Happy Valentines Day to You too.

 
At 7:58 AM, Anonymous RAINBOW said...

Hi Roger, Happy Valentine's Day!

 

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