I bought flowers for my wife three days before Valentine's day from McDonald Floral and Gifts. The flowers are a week old today and still look as fresh as when I picked them up. Last year I bought flowers from a different florist (in the lobby of my office building) which were dead within 2 days. I've now learned my lesson and will continue buying my flowers from McDonald Floral. It didn't hurt, by the way, that everyone working there was well dressed, well mannered, and pleasant. That, in and of itself, is a rarity these days. And, as an added shopping bonus, there were no piercings, no tattoos, and no attitude. Wow.
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