DEAR VALENTINE: hilarious, heartbreaking and honest past messages

Is there anything more than romantic than a Valentine’s classified ad?

From heartbreaking reflection of loss, declaration of feeling to Hopeless and Helpless who each year renew their declarations of love. 

While Facebook posts might be popular in the modern era, there’s nothing more heartwarming than people sharing their nicknames, poems and cheeky words. 

Click through the gallery above to see love messages that appeared in previous editions of the Border Mail.

You may even find some inspiration for your loved one this year.