When it comes to romantic times of year, Valentine’s Day is number one on many people’s list.
That’s why it’s the perfect time to send your sweetheart a unique, heartfelt, romantic message to let them know how much they mean to you. Traditionally, everyone goes all out to let their special someone knows how much they are appreciated on this day and everyday.
Everyone always hates the escorts but you have to remember there are women are probably quite thankful that they're around.' Rebecca Dakin, 37, spent nine years working as an escort after dropping out of university and finding only low-paid jobs. Now she works as a dating coach and sexpert Valentine's Day evokes mixed emotions for Rebecca, reminding her of the nine years she worked as an escort and of the men who will cheat on their wives this February 14, many of them with paid companions.
Valentine's Day was Rebecca's busiest time, she says - though on one such rendezvous she was shocked when her client called reception for champagne and a change of sheets as his wife was arriving in half an hour On one occasion, Rebecca spent the afternoon in a Newcastle hotel with a client.
While not thought to be directly related to modern Valentine’s Day traditions, the beginnings of celebrating love (of a sort) in February date back to the Romans.
Connected to the Roman god Lupercus, (the equivalent to the Greek god Pan), the festival was originally supposed to be about shepherds and bringing health and fertility to their sheep and cows.When they had finished having sex, he called down to reception asking for champagne and a change of sheets as his wife was arriving half an hour later for a romantic Valentine's evening with her husband.'In the morning he was he in bed reading the paper, catching up on the football results and memorising who had scored goals and what had happened during the match.Later that day, his wife called and I heard him telling her about the match – even what the weather had been like.'Despite such experiences, Rebecca enjoyed her work from the moment she began escorting aged 25.When everyone was fat and happy, the men would shed their clothes, drape the goat skins from the earlier sacrifice on their naked bodies, and run around the city striking naked women.As Plutarch described: Lupercalia, of which many write that it was anciently celebrated by shepherds, and has also some connection with the Arcadian Lycaea.