(The human heart isn’t shaped that way, by the way, it’s shaped like a fist.) But the world remains consistently kind of uninterested in truth and representations of love are often baseless.
Valentine’s Day, like the weather and cable companies, doesn’t care about the intricacies of your individual situation.
Wouldn’t it be chill if Valentine’s were instead a sort of roving holiday that kicked in as your honeymoon stage was just beginning to wane, to jumpstart your conscientious devotion to romantic stuff again?
Sure, but that’s not how things work, and you’re going to have to do that one your own.
That being said, sometimes the wanton nature of calendars can work in our favor and in 2017, it's helping you out.
There are going to be dangling pink streamers in storefronts and lots advertisements for chocolate and necklaces that are improbably shaped into hearts.If you're really into him and would like to spend Valentine's Day together, you have to tell him so.Perhaps suggest hitting a bar together or going to a house party — something more low key than a /person prix-fixe meal.Sorry to bear bad news, but things may go from casual to complicated as Valentine's Day approaches — especially if you and your guy have different expectations for how you'd like to spend the holiday.To help you make it through, we've outlined some tips to keep you sane (and out of relationship trouble):relationships to go all out and impress their ladies, but the pressure on your maybe-not-sure boyfriend is even worse.