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In Which I Am Single & Happy On Valentine's Day
And How You Can Be Too

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Ever since Hallmark and Kay Jewelers cashed in on the veritable feast of consumerism that occurs every year around February 14th, society has informed us - women specifically - that being single on Valentine's Day somehow made us deficient as human beings.

Why is that, I wonder?
Most of us also know about Singles Awareness Day (SAD), which was created to combat the overwhelming feeling of lonesomeness on a holiday that is designed for couples, but honestly? I think it does nothing but perpetuate the idea that not being in a relationship on February 14th is abnormal and less than desirable.

Hello. My name is Stefanie.  I am 28 years old, I am single, and I am happy.
I am not old. In fact, I still believe that I am a child that has somehow become trapped in an adult's body, but that doesn't really bear any importance to the topic at hand, so I'll just leave it at that.

I have reached a point in my life when everyone I know is pairing off with significant others, getting ma…