Is romance dead?

14th February, 2012


Ahhhhhhh romance. February 14th. Valentines Day. A day to celebrate your loved one and embrace all things to do with romance. Or is it? Valentines Day historically dates back hundreds of years and celebrates the lives of numerous Christian martyrs named Saint Valentine, who died for their religious beliefs. There were no romantic associations with this day until the 14th Century when poems by Geoffrey Chaucer celebrated the flourish of courtly love between couples. The first noted association...