Kurt and Courtney collected many of these heart-shaped boxes. They would give them to one another as gifts, sometimes filled with hair and love notes or antique valentines.

This is from the book, ‘Cobain Unseen.’ Purchase it here.

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September 25th, 1993 - Kurt Cobain performing ‘Heart-Shaped Box’ at Saturday Night Live in New York.

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Nirvana fan iamkawehi covers ‘Heart-Shaped Box.’

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"She fries me like cold ice cream - headaches and chills" - Early lyric ideas for Heart-Shaped Box.