Valentine's Day : CONTENTS




(Updated on 16/01/2017)




  • A very short story : HEARTS - animated (Lil Fingers)



  • To My Valentine ~ Ogden Nash
    Listen to it.
    "More than a catbird hates a cat,
    Or a criminal hates a clue,
    Or the Axis hates the United States,
    That's how much I love you.

    I love you more than a duck can swim,
    And more than a grapefruit squirts,
    I love you more than a gin rummy is a bore,
    And more than a toothache hurts..."

  • Love’s Philosophy by  PERCY BYSSHE SHELLEY
    "The fountains mingle with the river
       And the rivers with the ocean,
    The winds of heaven mix for ever
       With a sweet emotion;
    Nothing in the world is single;
       All things by a law divine
    In one spirit meet and mingle.
       Why not I with thine?— ..."


  • Love Is... - a poem by Adrian Henri :
    "Love is you and love is me
    Love is a prison and love is free
    Love's what's there when you are away from me..."

  • Valentine - a poem by Carol Ann Duffy (
    - with a study guide
    "Not a red rose or a satin heart.
    I give you an onion.
    It is a moon wrapped in brown paper.
    It promises light
    like the careful undressing of love..."

  • Shakespeare: Hamlet > Act IV, scene V (
    "To-morrow is Saint Valentine's day,
    All in the morning betime,
    And I a maid at your window,
    To be your Valentine..."


  • Poem : And Now You're Mine
    by Andy Garcia. Adapted from the poem "Son De Negros En Cuba" by Federico Garcia Lorca.
    read by Andy Garcia and Julia Roberts, from the soundtrack of the movie 'The Postman'