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Rosalyn Palmer : Be your own Valentine for lasting happiness




Rosalyn Palmer. Picture: Ursula Kelly Photography & Video
Rosalyn Palmer. Picture: Ursula Kelly Photography & Video

A survey of 400 women in a relationship in December 2016 revealed that 41% dread Valentine’s Day.

This seems surprising given that, as humans, our need for connection is one of the greatest primeval forces we have.

Think of how we punish people ­— if you are already in jail then it is solitary confinement; an unruly sailor would be marooned on a desert island; ancient tribes were sent into exile; and people were ‘sent to Coventry.’


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