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Farewells

Don't be dismayed at good-byes. A farewell is necessary before you can meet again. And meeting again, after moments or lifetimes, is certain for those who are friends.

Richard Bach (1936-?) American writer.

Parting is all we know of heaven and all we need of hell.

Emily Dickinson (1830-1886) American poet.

All farewells should be sudden, when forever.

Lord Byron (1788-1824) British poet.

We only part to meet again.

John Gay (1685-1732) English poet and dramatist.

I always made an awkward bow.

John Keats (1795-1821) British poet.

Come, let's have one other gaudy night. Call to me. All my sad captains. Fill our bowls once more. Let's mock the midnight bell.

William Shakespeare (1564-1616) British poet and playwright.

Never say goodbye, say farewell.

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Every parting gives a foretaste of death; every coming together again a foretaste of the resurrection.

Arthur Schopenhauer (1788-1860) German philosopher.

When I died last, and, Dear, I die as often as from thee I go though it be but an hour ago and lovers hours be full eternity.

John Donne (1572-1632) English poet.

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