Valentine depicts a young boy dressed in red, bent on one knee, holding a large sprig of lilies-of-the-valley flowers. He is presenting the flowers to a young girl dressed in pink and white. Background of card is blue and brown. Verse, printed on top left of card, reads: Willy Nilly,/Modest Lily./You must tell a tale today./Hide her blushes/While she hushes/Heart and breath to what you say. Back of card includes a circular, cameo image of a flying dove holding an envelope in its mouth; cameo rests upon a sprig of white flowers.