We all know that Valentine’s Day is no different than any other day, whether you’re dating or not—for instance, do you really think attached people enjoy, say, a Wednesday—or Memorial Day—any more than single people do? Of course not. But sometimes The Man can make you think you should be bummed out by not having a valentine. Don’t fall into that trap; being single of Valentine’s Day isn’t pathetic! Happiness isn’t, nor should it ever be, dependent upon one’s relationship status. So let’s take this opportunity to celebrate all the reasons why Valentine’s Day can be one of the greatest days of your life—even if you’re single.