Well, they might have done you a favor. Especially if it was one of these weird and creepy vintage Valentine’s day cards. Let’s be thankful they have enough common sense and didn’t choose to celebrate their love for you with one of these disastrous vintage cards.
Presumably, our ancestors showed their feelings with questionably cute animals and creepy-looking children, as well as a load of terrible puns and slightly disturbing messages.
Thank god they don’t make these Valentine’s day card like they used to. The love notes they wrote in the early 20th century were much more romantic and interesting than the cookie-cutter pop culture cards lovers give today. In fact, some of them were deliciously strange. Let’s take a look back at the past of printed love.