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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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Saint Valentine was canonized on February 14, 496 AD by Pope Gelasius. Catholic lore states that Saint Valentine was a holy priest in Rome who was arrested for opposing Claudius' rule, and then executed for refusing to d... More »

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"Valentine Pictionary" is a fun Valentine's Day game for kids. It is similar to the original game of "Pictionary," but themed around Valentine's Day. Any size group of kids can play this game. More »

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