So how do we survive it? Not just the day itself, but also an entire January of red-and-hot-pink promotion and half of February's countdown.
Perhaps we need to take a step back from the huge neon spotlight shining on our relationship statuses -- especially in a Facebook world.
President Gordon B. Hinckley once expressed concern over LDS Church members labeling ourselves or others, saying, "Somehow we have put a badge on a very important group in the church. It reads 'Singles.' I wish we would not do that. You are individuals, men and women, sons and daughters of God, not a mass of 'look-alikes' or 'do-alikes.'"