Asked in downtown Mountain View. Interviews and photos by Katie Straub
"I think that Valentine's Day is nice, but it's overdone."
Maraya Mathias-Fuqua, Mountain View
"I love it. I feel like all companies should give everybody the day off, so they can hang out with their loved ones."
Milab Sohrabi, Saratoga
"I actually don't think one special day should be used to acknowledge the people who are special in your life. If you feel that way about that person, it should be every day that you express that love for them."
Cindy Lu, Sunnyvale
"Valentine's every year is a tradition to me, for me and my girlfriend to go out, have a nice dinner, and just kind of feel appreciated."
Jean Paul Simonin, San Jose
"I think the real true special thing about Valentine's is staying emotionally connected with the one that you truly love."
John Ochoa, Mountain View