The Modern Origins of St. Valentine’s Day Cards
Valentine’s Day cards are a staple of tradition in many countries all over the world, even ones that aren’t Christian. After all, everyone can love someone, right? It is as it should be. Although there are many myths and legends surrounding Valentine’s Day cards in general (from the priest Valentine, himself, penning a letter to a lover before his death, to ancient Roman stories stating that young men wrote women valentines), the first recorded and confirmed valentine may very well have been.