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Are you buying your other half a pressie for Valentine's day?

(15 Posts)
Yorkiegirl Tue 08-Feb-05 19:32:59

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FrenchGirl Tue 08-Feb-05 19:35:41

why don't you buy something for both of you instead? we know men are useless at surprises (most of them anyway, that includes own dh!), so a treat for both of you could be nice?

prunegirl Tue 08-Feb-05 19:35:45

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Yorkiegirl Tue 08-Feb-05 19:36:58

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PuffTheMagicDragon Tue 08-Feb-05 19:37:12

Yes, a little leather photo holder to take a pic of me and the boys.

milliways Tue 08-Feb-05 19:39:40

£50!!!! Lucky you. I got a christmas card one year that said "Oops - got it wrong again". His tack is "too commercialised - don't need a spe3cial day to say I love you" so never get a pressie although I do get him a card.

Yorkiegirl Tue 08-Feb-05 19:41:45

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munnzieb Tue 08-Feb-05 19:43:31

nope not at all!, he's in iraq and has had a shed load of stuff since he's been there so he's not having anything except a card!, I on the other hand expect at least a bunch of flowers!

Joolstoo Tue 08-Feb-05 19:43:45

get real!

emmatmg Tue 08-Feb-05 20:01:15

he won't even be getting a card.


It's all commercial over-hyped poop!


Of course if Dh would like to buy a lovely pressie that another thing

CountessDracula Tue 08-Feb-05 20:03:25

NO

kama Tue 08-Feb-05 20:14:41

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nerdgirl Tue 08-Feb-05 20:22:09

The whole "too commercialised, no pressie" thing only works if you do the big fuss and pressie on some other day though!!

I say jump on the band wagon. Have bought DH chocolate (his favourite thing in the whole world - after me!!)

Last year, he bought me a CD I wanted and left it in the CD player in my car. Drove into work with big, goofy smile on my face!!

nasa Tue 08-Feb-05 20:22:14

NO, it's commercial nonsense - humbug

Cristina7 Tue 08-Feb-05 20:26:41

No, no presents here either. We aren't formally romantic but buy each other little presents during the year: flowers for me, books for each other, DVDs.

My 5 year old, on the other hand, has just written a letter to a little girl from school asking her to marry him

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