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No, Cupid has not always been depicted a baby. Originally, Cupid was shown to be a youthful young man, not a baby and was often portrayed as having a wife. More »

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There are many dating websites that allow users to create free profiles, and OKCupid is one popular free option for singles. Cupid.com is another dating website available for free. More »

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Free scenery images are available online through photo stock companies, as well as on university and nature websites. The images available include mountain and forest landscapes, flowers, fields and gardens. More »

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Cupid is part of the Valentine's Day iconography thanks to his historical association with classical Greek and Roman love stories. The Roman love god Cupid, known as Eros in the ancient Greek religious tradition, was the... More »

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Often depicted with a bow and arrow, Cupid shoots arrows to stoke the flames of lust and romantic desire in his targets. Though Cupid has become a spirited, childlike figure associated with love and Valentine's Day, this... More »

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There are a lot of funny quotes that can be used on Valentine's Day, such as one by Mickey Rooney, who said, "Get married early in the morning. That way if it doesn't work out, you haven't wasted the whole day." Jay Leno... More »

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Chocolate products make up about 75 percent of Valentine's Day candy sales, making this by far the most popular candy for the holiday. This dark, sweet confection has been associated with love and romance for thousands o... More »

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