by Ibai AcevedoIn praise of flying solo on Valentine's Day.
fhmWalk past the heart-shaped chocolates.
Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty ImagesPlug your nose when you pass the roses.
Hervé Bois / EyeEmOwn your wallowing.
Images Etc LtdOwn your loneliness.
Robert DalyBut most importantly, own your independence.
Richard Lautens/Toronto Star via Getty ImagesThat sweet, sweet independence.
Allan Grant/The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty ImagesGet on that high horse, high above the cloudy lovers.
Imagno/Getty ImagesAnd stay up there, above it all.
Michael Loccisano/Getty ImagesAbove grown ups babbling to each other, above grotesque heart-spangled teddy bears and lace-covered cards.
FlashpopBecause you are flying solo. And that rules.