Valentine’s Day is a very special occasion for people to celebrate the gift of love. The exact origins of Valentine’s Day are not well known and date as far back as 500AD in the honor of a Christian martyr known by the name of Saint Valentine. Today on valentine’s lovers express their love for each other in many different ways by giving each other gifts and in many ways reaffirming their love for each other. It is an important day for lovers as they take a lot of efforts to pick out gifts and make it a day to remember for their other half. We will now look at some of the best gifts that can be given away on Valentine’s Day.
Lingerie is a gift that will never get old. It is a great way to add some spice to a relationship and what better day to start than on Valentine’s. A surprise gift is always great to give away as you can just as easily pop it in a bag or have it delivered without her noticing. Pay attention to her favorite colors when you pick out a piece and it’s sure to get you places.
Giving away jewelry is another great valentine’s gift that will never get old. It does not have to be diamonds always; you can easily pick out precious and semi precious jewels for your loved one. It is easy to pick out jewelry for men and women and is a gift that hardly fails to get the attention of your lover.
8. A Body care kit:
A body care kit that consists of beauty oils, fragrances, soap and other body care products arranged neatly into a basket or a box is a great gift to give to your loved one on this day. It is an easy gift to pick out as it has become quite popular now days and will also leave a lasting impression on your other half. Body care baskets are also available which make for great gifts too.
7. Write a love poem and have it framed:
Although this may not be a very expensive gift to give to your loved one, it is surely a great gift to give. Pen down some lines for and if you have the time then have it printed and framed. Every time your lover looks at the frame he/she will remember this day and remember the special sentiment that you expressed through your words. If you are unable to write down poetry then you can always give her romantic novel or a book of poems.
6. Make a love song compilation:
Make a compilation of the favorite love songs you share with each other and use it as a gift. Although simple it is a great gift to give to a loved one as it reminds the other person of the wonderful times you shared together. If you can sing then you can even record some of your favorite songs for your lover.
Flowers are a timeless classic when it comes to Valentine’s Day gifts. Take a little extra effort to make the gift extra special by adding flowers that have a special significance. Consult with a professional florist to make sure that you pick out some great flowers and don’t just wrap them up in paper but try and get a vase to go with the flowers too.
Yet another timeless valentine’s gift, chocolates can be delivered in many different ways. Use your imagination to pick out personalized chocolates and have them delivered if you can to your lovers workplace as a special treat. You can also use the classic chocolates in a heart shaped box as a gift.
3. Candlelight dinner for two:
Arrange for a candlelight dinner for your loved one. Make all efforts to include all their favorites in the meal and accompany it with some good music. Buy the best wine that you can afford and make sure that you surprise her with the dinner, a surprise dinner will make the occasion all the more special.
2. A romantic getaway:
Pick out a romantic destination and make travel arrangements in advance. Even if Valentine’s Day does not coincide with your plan, it’s still a great gift to give. Make sure that you take your loved one away from the hustle and bustle of the city so that you get to spend some intimate time with each other.
1. A date with everything in it:
Go all out and take your loved one out for a date that they will cherish for a long time. Pick out all your favorite places to go to, plan the day extensively and make sure that everything goes right from start to end. Throw in as many surprises as you can and make sure that you leave no efforts to make it special. Have your lover picked up from work if you can and surprise him/her with an unexpectedly well planned date.
He also said that he joined the LeT after being "influenced" by its head Hafiz Saeed and took his first "course" with the group in 2002 in Muzaffarabad.
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Major discloser that were made during this deposition were:
Headley revealed that he came in contact with the ISI back in 2006, that is two years prior to the attack when he was arrested near the Pakistan-Afghanistan border along with a drug peddler.
Headley said that he was persuaded to join Lashkar and work for them after he heard a speech given by ISI head Hafiz Saeed.
He also revealed about two failed attempts to attack Mumbai. He said the first attempt was made in September 2008 but boat hit rocks in the ocean, and weapons and explosives lost but those on board survived. Second attempt to attack Mumbai was made in October 2008, those involved in first attempt were involved in this as well, but attack failed.
Headley said his main contact in Lashkar e Taiba was Sajid Mir., also an accused in the case.
Mir wanted Headley to set up a business in India and also gave him instructions as how to make videos of Mumbai to help them prepare for the attack.
Mir asked him to make several videos of Mumbai to prepare for a coordinated terror strikes, which ultimately resulted in 166 people being killed that fateful night.
Headley had visited India eight times before the 26/11 and on seven of those occasions had come directly from Pakistan.
He revealed that he applied for his India visa in the US twice and on both the occasion he wrong information.