BE MY VALENTINE // The COMM

“Why do we teach girls to aspire to marriage and we don’t teach boys the same?”

Cupid’s always busy on 14 February. Why? Because it’s Valentine’s Day—the day we celebrate love! People display their love for one another by sending cards, roses and chocolates. Couples eat and dance, while singles watch Titanic—alone. But, not every Valentine’s Day is the same, and underneath all the hearts and roses is a complex system of social norms and values.

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