Season 5, Episode 1
Air Date February 14, 2006
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Cupid is an episode of Season 5 and a Valentine's Day special. 



Miguel hates Valentine's Day, because he considers it a greeting card holiday. But Maya loves Valentine's Day, because it's her favorite holiday and she considers it an opportunity to tell your loved ones how much you care about them. As Maya prepares herself for the best Valentine's Day ever, Miguel is horrified to learn that he has been chosen as the official Cupid of the school this year, and must deliver valentines throughout the school, attired in cupid wings. He begs and pleads with anyone and everyone to take over his job, to no avail. He straps on the wings and begins halfheartedly delivering the valentines to thrilled students throughout the school. At the end of the day, he tosses the whole getup in the trash, eager to be done with this accursed holiday. Maya, meanwhile, thinks Miguel is lucky to be able to deliver so much happiness and joy, and gets the idea to start a free valentines delivery service for the rest of the neighborhood. Unfortunately, her helper Paco manages to stuff the wrong valentines into the wrong envelopes, and all the valentines are delivered to the wrong people, with insulting results. Soon a mob confronts Maya very angry with her mistakes. Miguel, seeing the mob, digs his cupid wings out of the trash and hops into action to save his sister. He switches the valentines around to the right people. In the end, the once angry neighbors are thrilled with the job Miguel does of spreading Valentine's Day cheer, and Miguel changes his mind about Valentine's Day. To make things better, he also makes a sculpture of Maya in fruit