Views - 944 Valentine's Day

Mel: So, Doron, what did you do Valentine's Day?


Doron: Last Valentine's day I got disappointed I think, cause I teach at university, and I'd that Japanese students always give their teachers loads and loads of chocolate, and even though it was my fifth year, and every other year I only got like two or three, I was still really cause I'm at university now and I got two chocolate bars.


Mel: Oh, ?


Doron: How, about you? Are you forward to it this year?


Mel: I'm planning on to Korea with my co-workers to escape the Valentine's Day.


Doron: To escape?


Mel: Atmosphere, yes.


Doron: You're not a fan ?


Mel: I like Valentine's Day, but I don't plan on it this year. Is Valentine's Day big in England?


Doron: I haven't lived in England for now, about ten years. When I was a kid it was big in school, like in junior school, and we to have a little Valentine's post box in your class where you could little messages to your classmates and then you put it in the box and it'd get .


Mel: Oh, a box?


Doron: Yeah, in little Valentine's post box.


Mel: Oh, cool.


Doron: The teacher would them.


Mel: Did you only get notes or did you get candy well?


Doron: No, it was just . In England we don't really give candy and chocolate and presents people. We just give letters, it's like a boyfriend or a girlfriend or something. But when you are seven, you don't bother.


Mel: Well, the thing I liked about Valentine's Day as a kid was that you'd Valentine's Day cards from everyone, but I was always to see what the boy I liked to me.


Doron: Did you know who wrote to you?


Mel: Yeah, they sign their name on the card.


Doron: ? They sign names?


Mel: Yeah, it'd like. Happy Valentine's Day Adam.


Doron: Oh, in England I don't think you don't put name. Even if you know who it's from. You know it's from your girlfriend, or your best friend, or your grandma, or , I think you just put a big question mark.


Mel: Really?


Doron: It's half the fun. You have to figure it .


Mel: But my favorite Valentine's Day gift is always my mom.


Doron: She gives you a gift every year.


Mel: She'll send me gifts in mail, and when I was elementary school, she would hide chocolates and in my desk. It was awesome.


Doron: That's .


Mel: Yeah.


Doron: I don't remember any really really cool Valentine's presents. I remember a couple. I was dating a girl who in Norway when I was at university in England and so for Valentine's Day is the same ... I think her birthday was February the 11th or .


Mel: Oh, yeah.


Doron: So, I just flew . I e-mailed like her best friend who I knew quite well as well and he picked me at the airport I and flew over Norway.


Mel: Yeah.


Doron: And in Norway, it's a very country, so they don't really lock doors a bit like Japan, and he just drove me to the house and I walked in at like nine in the morning, and she just came stairs and she nearly died. She I was a ghost.


Mel: Yeah. That be scary but fun.


Doron: Scary but fun. That's she said when she could talk.


Mel: Yeah, so it was a birthday, Valentine's Day gift.


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