Daily Archives: February 14, 2012

Valentine’s Day, Japan, Chocolates & Luck

Japan and Chocolates

Just in case you’d forgotten, today is Valentine’s Day. Millions of women across the world will be happy all day knowing that the man of their dreams will be coming home with a gift such as a huge box of chocolates (that is, if he wants to survive the rest of the evening!) One notable exception to this ‘rule’ comes from Japan. In fact, it is Japanese men who will be lucky enough to receive that same gift from their loved ones. Traditionally it is ladies who offer chocolates to men. How could this be? Some strange steeped in the rich cultural past of the nation? Nope…just a typing error!

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