Reach Out On Valentine's Day
Last updated 2/10/2021 at 4:44pm
This coming Sunday will be Valentine’s Day, which in the U.S. seems to celebrate romance, cards and chocolate.
My wife and I had the opportunity to live in Honduras and were exposed to a different approach. There it is called Dia de Amistad, the Day of Friendship. Most people there have less to spend on cards and chocolate, but personal relationships are very important. As a result, this is a day when friends reach out to one another to express respect, appreciation and affection.
During this year of enforced separations and distancing, we might learn from them and reach out to those...