Genero Zeefuik scored his fifth goal in six matches to earn Hearts a 2-1 victory at Queen of the South and maintain their 20-point lead at the top of the Scottish Championship.
This Valentine's Day date was awkward at best.
THE natural order duly prevailed as top beat bottom but Hearts were pushed all the way by a Livingston side who belied their lowly position and could count themselves unfortunate to go unrewarded.
THE family of a terminally ill schoolboy say they have been left "devastated and heartbroken" as he passed away two days after completing his final wish to take his girlfriend to the school prom.
It was perhaps an ominous sign before kick-off that Bryan Jackson, a man used to dealing with deficits, was a guest of Hearts' in the directors box.