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Old 02-04-2011, 08:56 AM   #1
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Valentine's Day comin...n e 1 a romantic?

Is it just me or has valentines day gone crazy and way WAY too commercialised...

I love surprises and do love being romantisised but not into all this teady bear/chocolate/fancy card millarky...

If i was to be surprised with a meal, even beans on toast ha, id b touched...

Dont worry too much guys, us lasses dont expect the world, possibly just a thought that day that you love her....oh am i mushy then? teehee...

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Old 02-04-2011, 12:53 PM   #2
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We were watching tv last night and the commercial for the hoodie/footie pjs came on saying what a wonderful way to say I love you. Shortly after came the Vermont bears commercial. I turned to my dear one and said " these want to make me gag" he replied "oh good. that let's me off the hook then" I returned "my valentines gift is in the garage right now" (we just bought a new freezer we weren't expecting to shell out money for). We both decided we got a good deal!!
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Old 02-04-2011, 01:14 PM   #3
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My wife is no longer into romantics and all the commercial crap that's out there. She just wants cash on Valentine's Day. She'd be very upset if I spent $100, for instance, on flowers or dinner. This is easy for me too so it's all good.
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Old 02-04-2011, 05:54 PM   #4
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i wouldn't mind a mushy card and flowers. since i have no so my son always sends me flowers. i love it and it makes me feel loved as well.
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