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adieu -- (French)
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A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
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  • —Good morning, everybody, said Stephen, smiling and kissing the tips of his fingers in adieu.

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  • Only adieu, mon plaisir, may we meet again.
    Fyodor Dostoyevsky  --  Crime and Punishment
  • You can perhaps think it is a little thing, Stingo, but it is to permit someone to die without a farewell, an adieu, a single word of comfort or understanding that is so terrible to bear.
    William Styron  --  Sophie’s Choice

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