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PS:  Bob just walked through and says hello.
  a note added to the end of a letter after the signature — usually preceded with "PS:" or "P.S."


any written or spoken addition added after the end of something
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PS postscript postscripts P.S.
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  • PS:  Bob just walked through and says hello.
  • PS: Bella says she misses you too.
  • As a postscript, I’d like to add that...
  • Then came the name, and after it:
    P.S. Thank you very much.
    Edith Nesbit  --  The Railway Children

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  • P.S. Regarding Mike Teavee, We very much regret that we Shall simply have to wait and see If we can get him back his height.
    Roald Dahl  --  Charlie And The Chocolate Factory
  • In a postscript at the end of the second e-mail, she says that Roshi has become withdrawn since he left, and asks again whether he has spoken to his chief.
    Khaled Hosseini  --  And The Mountains Echoed
  • She apparently believed the curator had left her a cryptic postscript telling her to find Langdon.
    Dan Brown  --  The Da Vinci Code
  • There was a postscript, too: I am such a dunderhead with languages that you will have to be the one who translates.
    Margaret Peterson Haddix  --  Uprising
  • I’m pretty sure there’s not going to be another postscript with Mia, and I’m gonna have to live on the fumes of tonight for the rest of my life, so I’d like a little more to show for it than parking lots and arthritis and aborted apologies.
    Gayle Forman  --  Where She Went
  • Postscript
    Bryan Stevenson  --  Just Mercy

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  • A postscript: I know you have shared my first note.
    Rebecca Stead  --  When You Reach Me
  • Sydelle pressed, but Angela read only the postscript aloud: P.S. You have another admirer.
    Ellen Raskin  --  The Westing Game
  • Carmine, it says in a postscript, died peacefully at the age of seventy-four in Park Rapids.
    Christina Baker Kline  --  Orphan Train
  • It was as if she were affixing a gloomy and unpleasant afterthought to a letter which had been all the more factitiously cheerful because of the necessity of the grim postscript itself.
    William Styron  --  Sophie’s Choice
  • She cast her eyes again over the note to peruse it a second time, and saw there was a postscript.
    Alexandre Dumas  --  The Count of Monte Cristo
  • Frodo turned and looked at him thoughtfully, wondering about Gandalf’s second postscript.
    J.R.R. Tolkien  --  The Fellowship of the Ring
  • He unfolded the parchment and hastily added a postscript.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
  • [And a postscript] You must both come over and see us soon.
    Daphne du Maurier  --  Rebecca
  • It seemed to us to be a postscript at the end of the letter, and it said: ’Please, please, as you are a gentleman, burn this letter, and be at the gate by ten o clock.
    Arthur Conan Doyle  --  The Hound of the Baskervilles
  • ROXANE (quickly): I have overlooked the postscript—see:— ’Give twenty pistoles for the Convent.’
    Edmond Rostand  --  Cyrano de Bergerac
  • Lillian smiled at him, in the manner of a hasty postscript, as if noticing him for the first time.
    Ayn Rand  --  Atlas Shrugged
  • And, as a postscript:— We have learned that there are guns in the Rue du Faubourg-Poissonniere, No. 5 [bis], to the number of five or six thousand, in the house of a gunsmith in that court.
    Victor Hugo  --  Les Miserables
  • Also, in writing to his employer, Matt devoted a postscript to White Fang.
    Jack London  --  White Fang
  • Aramis then reperused the letter, and perceived a postscript: P.S. You may behave politely to the bearer, who is a count and a grandee of Spain!
    Alexandre Dumas  --  The Three Musketeers
  • ’— And in a postscript here, he says ’alone.’
    William Shakespeare  --  Hamlet, Prince of Denmark
  • Mrs. Bennet sent them word that they could not possibly have the carriage before Tuesday; and in her postscript it was added, that if Mr. Bingley and his sister pressed them to stay longer, she could spare them very well.
    Jane Austen  --  Pride and Prejudice
  • The one who wrote the postscript seems to be a friend of yours.
    John Steinbeck  --  East of Eden
  • Amy’s face was full of trouble, but she only said, "Don’t people put sort of postscripts to their wills, sometimes?"
    Louisa May Alcott  --  Little Women
  • His vacant face stared pityingly at the postscript.
    James Joyce  --  Ulysses
  • —Here is yet a postscript.
    William Shakespeare  --  Twelfth Night
  • There was no special message to Edna except a postscript saying that if Mrs. Pontellier desired to finish the book which he had been reading to her, his mother would find it in his room, among other books there on the table.
    Kate Chopin  --  The Awakening
  • Such remarks are not funny, even though Vicente did compliment you upon them in his postscript, and they might get us into a great deal of trouble with Certain Persons here in Spain.
    Thornton Wilder  --  The Bridge of San Luis Rey
  • A leftover, a postscript, maybe.
    Robert Cormier  --  After the First Death
  • A postscript, however, mentioned that Adolphe Le Bon had been arrested and imprisoned—although nothing appeared to criminate him, beyond the facts already detailed.
    Edgar Allan Poe  --  The Murders in the Rue Morgue
  • Our stopping to change horses as I came to his postscript drove it out of my memory.
    Charles Dickens  --  Bleak House
  • Edmund’s letter had this postscript.
    Jane Austen  --  Mansfield Park
  • He sent his affectionate remembrances to his sister, and hoped to have her good-will for Mrs. Rawdon; and the letter concluded with a postscript to Pitt in the latter lady’s own handwriting.
    William Makepeace Thackeray  --  Vanity Fair
  • She had to fight against that feeling, whilst she read the postscript of the letter.
    Ford Madox Ford  --  The Good Soldier
  • I reread this letter and added a postscript: I feel that I have left you too long without news for the bare announcement of my approaching marriage was hardly news.
    Jean Rhys  --  Wide Sargasso Sea
  • (He is about to conclude but sees a postscript) Oh.
    Robert Bolt  --  A Man for All Seasons
  • Then came her signature, and after this her postscript.
    Henry James  --  The American
  • She wished he would burn her letters, she said in postscript.
    David McCullough  --  John Adams
  • J. Morrison—had added an italicized postscript stating that the Cedar Creek Cemetery had actually begun to sink.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  True Believer
  • By way of a postscript, though I might have mentioned it much earlier, I must tell that I do a lot of my work with a certain Antipova, a nurse from Moscow who was born in the Urals.
    Boris Pasternak  --  Doctor Zhivago
  • As a sort of postscript-and, in fact, it is here that Tarrou’s diary endshe noted that there is always a certain hour of the day and of the night when a man’s courage is at its lowest ebb, and it was that hour only that he feared.
    Albert Camus  --  The Plague
  • He signed his name, and added a postscript: "Would like to speak to you again.
    Truman Capote  --  In Cold Blood
  • CHAPTER 25 Postscript.
    Herman Melville  --  Moby Dick
  • "Postscript to a Translation of the Odyssey," The Third Kind of Knowledge (New York, 1993), 177.
    Homer  --  The Odyssey
  • Postscript .
    Wladyslaw Szpilman  --  The Pianist
  • John Trelawney Postscript—I did not tell you that Blandly, who, by the way, is to send a consort after us if we don’t turn up by the end of August, had found an admirable fellow for sailing master—a stiff man, which I regret, but in all other respects a treasure.
    Robert Louis Stevenson  --  Treasure Island
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