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Want to show your love on Valentine’s Day? Put it in writing

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In 2011, the Japan Paper Association started a campaign to encourage people to write a letter to someone special on St. Valentine's Day.

A record 12,000 letters, handwritten and signed, were submitted to the association last year.

Below are some of the most memorable examples from the last few years.

A 22-year-old Saitama Prefecture man, probably a university student living away from home, wrote to his mother: "Don't phone me so often. You really don't have to send me so much money every month. I'm keeping sensible hours and sleeping fine, so don't worry. I know........

© The Asahi Shimbun