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|A FRIEND IN BERLIN In the morning, when my gaze meets a new day, I am |
welcomed by the tree's crown of leaves. ... Partir, c 'est mourir un peu (To leave is
to die a little) Today, for many people, the famous quotation no longer has a ...
|But because of that intimacy of presence, when I am with her I don't want to leave. |
Partir, c'est mourir un peu (To leave is to die a little) is a French phrase that my
mother used to repeat, and it conjures up in my mind anguished European ...
|And the motivations of the early-season vacationers came out in the quip "to |
leave is to survive a little" ("partir, c'est survivre un peu"). This expression is a take
-off on the proverbial "partir, c'est mourir un peu" (to leave is to die a little), which
|Stories Alberto Savinio Richard Pevear. sentimental line Partir, c'est mourir un |
peu (To leave is to die a little), to which the humorist Alphonse Allais (1854
1905) appended the line Savinio quotes: To die is to leave a lot. 2. Peter
Robert Andrews - 1989 - 343 pages
|Antony, Antony and Cleopatra William Shakespeare (1564-1616) English |
dramatist, poet Let us eat and drink; for tomorrow we shall die. Bible, Isaiah Partir,
c'est mourir un peu. To leave is to die a little. French proverb 107 Fashion When I
|The voice-over Experience intones, 'We would of course grow up and leave the |
country for Paris, capital of the world, capital ... This gives an ironic twist to the
saying, 'Partir, c'est mourir un peu' ['To leave is to die a little'], suggesting that
|... he experienced in having been asked to leave South Africa and recalls a |
French expression "Partir, c'est mourir un peu" (To leave is to die a little)." For a
man who regarded himself as a citizen of a troubled country, for a religious
leader who ...
2008 - 1182 pages
|How many even literate French readers know, for example, that it was the much-|
forgotten poet-playwright Edmond d'Haraucourt who wrote the now proverbial
Partir, c'est mourir un peu (To leave is to die a little)? The same is true, ...
|Sichan Siv. Sometimes Goldie feels that he is in love with two women ofthe same |
personality. Partir c'est mourir un peu. (To leave is to die a little bit.) Goldie and
Marie are locked in a very tight embrace for a long time. Finally the magic words ...
|Proverb, French Partir, c'est mourir un peu. (To leave is to die a little.) - Proverb, |
French Fashion is a tyrant from which there is no deliverance; all must conform to
its whimsical. - Proverb, French A father is a banker provided by nature.