“My Funny Valentine” — Sammy Davis Jr

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Contrary to what Instagram and greetings card companies would have you believe, we’re loved because of our imperfections, not in spite of them, as the story of “My Funny Valentine” demonstrates.

It’s a song people who’ve been hurt are drawn to. When you know the background to the song, you’ll see why.