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<p>An elderly couple dances during Saint Valentine's Day celebrations at the Canevaro old people's home in Lima, Peru, February 14, 2012. The home, which is a public institution, hosts about 400 elderly people during Valentine's Day with a fashion show and party. REUTERS/Mariana Bazo </p>

An elderly couple dances during Saint Valentine's Day celebrations at the Canevaro old people's home in Lima, Peru, February 14, 2012. The home, which is a public institution, hosts about 400 elderly people during Valentine's Day with a fashion show...more

An elderly couple dances during Saint Valentine's Day celebrations at the Canevaro old people's home in Lima, Peru, February 14, 2012. The home, which is a public institution, hosts about 400 elderly people during Valentine's Day with a fashion show and party. REUTERS/Mariana Bazo

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<p>Couples kiss during a flashmob organised by a local television station on the eve of Valentine's Day in the southern Russian city of Stavropol February 13, 2012. REUTERS/Eduard Korniyenko </p>

Couples kiss during a flashmob organised by a local television station on the eve of Valentine's Day in the southern Russian city of Stavropol February 13, 2012. REUTERS/Eduard Korniyenko

Couples kiss during a flashmob organised by a local television station on the eve of Valentine's Day in the southern Russian city of Stavropol February 13, 2012. REUTERS/Eduard Korniyenko

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<p>A diver dressed to look like Poseidon (L), kisses another dressed as the mermaid Marina, during a Valentine's day event inside an aquarium at the ocean park in Manila February 11, 2012.  REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco </p>

A diver dressed to look like Poseidon (L), kisses another dressed as the mermaid Marina, during a Valentine's day event inside an aquarium at the ocean park in Manila February 11, 2012. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

A diver dressed to look like Poseidon (L), kisses another dressed as the mermaid Marina, during a Valentine's day event inside an aquarium at the ocean park in Manila February 11, 2012. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

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<p>A man shows a tablet computer, with its screen displaying "I love you" in Chinese, to his girlfriend on a heart-shaped sculpture made of six by seven metres of sand and stone, during low tide at a beach in Hong Kong on Valentine's Day February 14, 2012.  REUTERS/Bobby Yip  </p>

A man shows a tablet computer, with its screen displaying "I love you" in Chinese, to his girlfriend on a heart-shaped sculpture made of six by seven metres of sand and stone, during low tide at a beach in Hong Kong on Valentine's Day February 14,...more

A man shows a tablet computer, with its screen displaying "I love you" in Chinese, to his girlfriend on a heart-shaped sculpture made of six by seven metres of sand and stone, during low tide at a beach in Hong Kong on Valentine's Day February 14, 2012. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

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<p>Lela McArthur and Stephanie Figarelle, both from Anchorage, AK, kiss during their marriage on the 61st floor of the Empire State Building in New York, February 14, 2012. 
REUTERS/Andrew Burton </p>

Lela McArthur and Stephanie Figarelle, both from Anchorage, AK, kiss during their marriage on the 61st floor of the Empire State Building in New York, February 14, 2012. REUTERS/Andrew Burton

Lela McArthur and Stephanie Figarelle, both from Anchorage, AK, kiss during their marriage on the 61st floor of the Empire State Building in New York, February 14, 2012. REUTERS/Andrew Burton

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<p>A couple talks on a bridge in central Cairo, February 13, 2012. Valentine's Day is celebrated across the world on February 14. REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih </p>

A couple talks on a bridge in central Cairo, February 13, 2012. Valentine's Day is celebrated across the world on February 14. REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih

A couple talks on a bridge in central Cairo, February 13, 2012. Valentine's Day is celebrated across the world on February 14. REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih

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<p>A woman buys a Valentine's Day balloon under a heavy snowfall in central Kiev February 14, 2012. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich </p>

A woman buys a Valentine's Day balloon under a heavy snowfall in central Kiev February 14, 2012. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

A woman buys a Valentine's Day balloon under a heavy snowfall in central Kiev February 14, 2012. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

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<p>Couples kiss during a mass wedding ceremony as part of a Valentine's Day celebration in Paranaque, Metro Manila February 14, 2012. About 300 couples took part in this event organized by the local government. REUTERS/Erik De Castro </p>

Couples kiss during a mass wedding ceremony as part of a Valentine's Day celebration in Paranaque, Metro Manila February 14, 2012. About 300 couples took part in this event organized by the local government. REUTERS/Erik De Castro

Couples kiss during a mass wedding ceremony as part of a Valentine's Day celebration in Paranaque, Metro Manila February 14, 2012. About 300 couples took part in this event organized by the local government. REUTERS/Erik De Castro

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<p>A woman poses in a shop selling Valentine's Day gifts and soft toys in Amman February 13, 2012. REUTERS/Majed Jaber </p>

A woman poses in a shop selling Valentine's Day gifts and soft toys in Amman February 13, 2012. REUTERS/Majed Jaber

A woman poses in a shop selling Valentine's Day gifts and soft toys in Amman February 13, 2012. REUTERS/Majed Jaber

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<p>Chung Chen-han (L), 28, kisses Tsai Yong-chen, 27, after she accepted his wedding proposal on Valentine's Day in Taipei February 14, 2012. REUTERS/Pichi Chuang </p>

Chung Chen-han (L), 28, kisses Tsai Yong-chen, 27, after she accepted his wedding proposal on Valentine's Day in Taipei February 14, 2012. REUTERS/Pichi Chuang

Chung Chen-han (L), 28, kisses Tsai Yong-chen, 27, after she accepted his wedding proposal on Valentine's Day in Taipei February 14, 2012. REUTERS/Pichi Chuang

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<p>Muslim women shop for lingerie for sale ahead of Valentine's Day at the port city of Sidon, southern Lebanon, February 11, 2012.   REUTERS/Ali Hashisho   </p>

Muslim women shop for lingerie for sale ahead of Valentine's Day at the port city of Sidon, southern Lebanon, February 11, 2012. REUTERS/Ali Hashisho

Muslim women shop for lingerie for sale ahead of Valentine's Day at the port city of Sidon, southern Lebanon, February 11, 2012. REUTERS/Ali Hashisho

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<p>A boy prepares bouquets of flowers for sale on Valentine's Day while waiting for customers along a roadside stall in Faisalabad, Pakistan, February 14, 2012. REUTERS/Fayyaz Hussain </p>

A boy prepares bouquets of flowers for sale on Valentine's Day while waiting for customers along a roadside stall in Faisalabad, Pakistan, February 14, 2012. REUTERS/Fayyaz Hussain

A boy prepares bouquets of flowers for sale on Valentine's Day while waiting for customers along a roadside stall in Faisalabad, Pakistan, February 14, 2012. REUTERS/Fayyaz Hussain

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<p>An elderly couple attends a fashion show to celebrate San Valentine's day at the Canevaro old people's home in Lima February 14, 2012. 
REUTERS/Mariana Bazo </p>

An elderly couple attends a fashion show to celebrate San Valentine's day at the Canevaro old people's home in Lima February 14, 2012. REUTERS/Mariana Bazo

An elderly couple attends a fashion show to celebrate San Valentine's day at the Canevaro old people's home in Lima February 14, 2012. REUTERS/Mariana Bazo

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<p>A man holds Valentine's Day balloons for sale while waiting for customers along the roadside in Karachi February 14, 2012.  REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro
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A man holds Valentine's Day balloons for sale while waiting for customers along the roadside in Karachi February 14, 2012. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro

A man holds Valentine's Day balloons for sale while waiting for customers along the roadside in Karachi February 14, 2012. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro

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<p>People look for Valentine's day gifts at a shop in Tehran February 13, 2012. REUTERS/Raheb Homavandi </p>

People look for Valentine's day gifts at a shop in Tehran February 13, 2012. REUTERS/Raheb Homavandi

People look for Valentine's day gifts at a shop in Tehran February 13, 2012. REUTERS/Raheb Homavandi

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<p>Eroll Escobar kisses his partner Princess Madrolejo as they pose for photographers while carrying a 16-feet and 200 kg Albino Burmese Python during a Valentine's Day presentation inside a Malabon zoo, north of Manila February 14, 2012. 
REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco </p>

Eroll Escobar kisses his partner Princess Madrolejo as they pose for photographers while carrying a 16-feet and 200 kg Albino Burmese Python during a Valentine's Day presentation inside a Malabon zoo, north of Manila February 14, 2012. REUTERS/Romeo...more

Eroll Escobar kisses his partner Princess Madrolejo as they pose for photographers while carrying a 16-feet and 200 kg Albino Burmese Python during a Valentine's Day presentation inside a Malabon zoo, north of Manila February 14, 2012. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

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<p>A salesperson shows items at a sex shop on the eve of Valentine's Day in Warsaw February 13, 2012. REUTERS/Peter Andrews</p>

A salesperson shows items at a sex shop on the eve of Valentine's Day in Warsaw February 13, 2012. REUTERS/Peter Andrews

A salesperson shows items at a sex shop on the eve of Valentine's Day in Warsaw February 13, 2012. REUTERS/Peter Andrews

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<p>Phil Fung adjusts the jacket of Shawn Klein, his life-partner of 18 years, before their wedding on the 61st floor of the Empire State Building in New York, February, 14, 2012.
 REUTERS/Andrew Burton</p>

Phil Fung adjusts the jacket of Shawn Klein, his life-partner of 18 years, before their wedding on the 61st floor of the Empire State Building in New York, February, 14, 2012. REUTERS/Andrew Burton

Phil Fung adjusts the jacket of Shawn Klein, his life-partner of 18 years, before their wedding on the 61st floor of the Empire State Building in New York, February, 14, 2012. REUTERS/Andrew Burton

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<p>A couple takes a photograph with a mobile phone in front of a red heart decoration on the Valentine's Day in Wuhan, Hubei province February 14, 2012. REUTERS/Stringer </p>

A couple takes a photograph with a mobile phone in front of a red heart decoration on the Valentine's Day in Wuhan, Hubei province February 14, 2012. REUTERS/Stringer

A couple takes a photograph with a mobile phone in front of a red heart decoration on the Valentine's Day in Wuhan, Hubei province February 14, 2012. REUTERS/Stringer

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<p>Members of the Philippine National Police (PNP) take part in a Valentine's Day mass wedding ceremony inside Saint Joseph church at the police headquarters of Camp Crame, Quezon city, metro Manila February 14, 2012. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco </p>

Members of the Philippine National Police (PNP) take part in a Valentine's Day mass wedding ceremony inside Saint Joseph church at the police headquarters of Camp Crame, Quezon city, metro Manila February 14, 2012. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

Members of the Philippine National Police (PNP) take part in a Valentine's Day mass wedding ceremony inside Saint Joseph church at the police headquarters of Camp Crame, Quezon city, metro Manila February 14, 2012. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

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<p>Students make a formation in the shape of a heart and a red ribbon during a HIV/AIDS awareness campaign on Valentine's Day in the northern Indian city of Chandigarh February 14, 2012. REUTERS/Ajay Verma </p>

Students make a formation in the shape of a heart and a red ribbon during a HIV/AIDS awareness campaign on Valentine's Day in the northern Indian city of Chandigarh February 14, 2012. REUTERS/Ajay Verma

Students make a formation in the shape of a heart and a red ribbon during a HIV/AIDS awareness campaign on Valentine's Day in the northern Indian city of Chandigarh February 14, 2012. REUTERS/Ajay Verma

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<p>A couple embrace as they watch the sunset from a promenade along the Arabian Sea on Valentine's Day, in Mumbai February 14, 2012. REUTERS/Vivek Prakash </p>

A couple embrace as they watch the sunset from a promenade along the Arabian Sea on Valentine's Day, in Mumbai February 14, 2012. REUTERS/Vivek Prakash

A couple embrace as they watch the sunset from a promenade along the Arabian Sea on Valentine's Day, in Mumbai February 14, 2012. REUTERS/Vivek Prakash

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<p>Lela McArthur, from Anchorage, AK, has her dress adjusted before her wedding to Stephanie Figarelle on the 61st floor of the Empire State Building in New York, February 14, 2012. 
REUTERS/Andrew Burton </p>

Lela McArthur, from Anchorage, AK, has her dress adjusted before her wedding to Stephanie Figarelle on the 61st floor of the Empire State Building in New York, February 14, 2012. REUTERS/Andrew Burton

Lela McArthur, from Anchorage, AK, has her dress adjusted before her wedding to Stephanie Figarelle on the 61st floor of the Empire State Building in New York, February 14, 2012. REUTERS/Andrew Burton

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<p>Changmao, the ram and Chunzi, the doe stand together during a cross-species wedding ceremony at Yunnan Wild Animal Park on Valentine's Day in Kunming, Yunnan province, February 14, 2012. REUTERS/Wong Campion </p>

Changmao, the ram and Chunzi, the doe stand together during a cross-species wedding ceremony at Yunnan Wild Animal Park on Valentine's Day in Kunming, Yunnan province, February 14, 2012. REUTERS/Wong Campion

Changmao, the ram and Chunzi, the doe stand together during a cross-species wedding ceremony at Yunnan Wild Animal Park on Valentine's Day in Kunming, Yunnan province, February 14, 2012. REUTERS/Wong Campion

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<p>U.S. Customs and Border Protection Agriculture Inspection officers look for pests in boxes of imported roses at United Parcel Service (UPS)'s shipping facility at Miami International Airport in Miami, Florida February 10, 2012.  REUTERS/Andrew Innerarity</p>

U.S. Customs and Border Protection Agriculture Inspection officers look for pests in boxes of imported roses at United Parcel Service (UPS)'s shipping facility at Miami International Airport in Miami, Florida February 10, 2012. REUTERS/Andrew...more

U.S. Customs and Border Protection Agriculture Inspection officers look for pests in boxes of imported roses at United Parcel Service (UPS)'s shipping facility at Miami International Airport in Miami, Florida February 10, 2012. REUTERS/Andrew Innerarity

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