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Published:February 14th, 2015 11:27 EST

Cupidrone Delivers Roses on Valentine's Day: Video

By Robert Paul Reyes

"A Netherlands-based flower company took its Cupidrone to Verona, Italy -- the home of Romeo and Juliet -- to bestow blooming gifts on amorous couples.

valentinesday, a consumer brand of the Flower Council of Holland, created a YouTube video under the guidance of Amsterdam agency Kingsday featuring the Cupidrone dropping roses on real-life couples."


The couples featured in this video were warned ahead of time that a drone would be dropping a rose -- I call that fake, and deceit and romance don`t mix.

A gentleman handing a rose to a lady is an iconic image of romance, a drone dropping a rose is the antithesis of romance.

A drone conjures images of a police state and invasion of privacy, it doesn`t remind us of love. This video is an epic fail.

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