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"Love is blind; friendship closes its eyes."

-Friedrich Nietzsche

"Happiness cannot be traveled to, owned, earned, worn or consumed. Happiness is the

spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace, and gratitude." Denis Waitley

Wearing a wedding ring on the fourth finger of the left hand dates back to ancient Egypt, where it was believed that the vein of love ran from this finger directly to the heart.

A ring has been included in wedding ceremonies since the 12th century. Pope Innocent the Third ordained that marriages had to take place in church and that a wedding ring should be exchanged during the service.

Chocolate manufacturers currently use 40 percent of the world’s almonds and 20 percent of the world’s peanuts.

I hope you have enjoyed this week of Valentine’s and love trivia I have enjoyed bringing it to you. Sometimes it is nice to break with tradition and do something different.

Let me know if you like this and if I should continue to do this for holidays and let me know which was your favorite fact.

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