|Gearing up for Valentine’s Day|
|Written by Wauneta Breeze|
|Thursday, 07 February 2013 17:31|
Jo Arenz at Roonie’s is busy getting ready for Valentine’s Day, which is one week away. According to history.com, lovers have exchanged Valentines since the Middle Ages, though written Valentine’s did not appear until the 1400s. They cite the oldest known valentine still in existence is a poem written in 1415 by Charles, Duke of Orleans, to his wife while he was imprisoned in the Tower of London.