while browsing the yahoo news, i saw this feature on flowers (read: valentine's day):
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) -- It's probably the last thing most people think about when buying roses -- by the time the bright, velvety flowers reach your Valentine, they will have been sprayed, rinsed and dipped in a battery of potentially lethal chemicals...
the rest of the article here.
and you thought your husband/boyfriend/brother/friend is sweet???
hahaha. seriously, i think it's just not about flowers, the same is also true with vegetables and fruits and even meats and poultries.
so what else is safe to give? to eat?
and don't slap your boyfriend with that over-priced flowers, just think of the thought and the effort and money (ok, the money is just me lol)...