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How the language of love has changed - or not - in the WhatsApp era

Contributed by NAMPA / DPA.

There's a place in Germany where every day is Valentine's Day: the love letter archives at Koblenz University. The oldest one dates to 1836. A glimpse at them offers a chance to compare the language of handwritten notes like "revered, gracious young lady" to today's social media posts.
Koblenz/Darmstadt (dpa) - "Hallo bunny rabbit," "My dearest," "Lovely little bear," "Hi Darling:" On Wednesday, Valentine's Day, written expressions of love and affection will be very much in mode.
Eva Wyss, the ...

 

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