Articles Tagged 'Geoffrey Chaucer'

Geoffrey Chaucer (Pic: Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

How the English Created Valentine’s Day

Whether you’re one of those lovable goofs that adores Valentine’s Day because of the cards and gifts, or a sensitive and slightly lonely soul wondering why the only envelope that ever seems to arrive is from your mom, you have Geoffrey Chaucer to thank/curse that this tradition exists at all. Quite apart from being the […]