"Now, Halford, I bid you adieu for the present. This is the first instalment of my debt. If the coin suits you, tell me so, and I'll send you the rest of my leisure: if you would rather remain my creditor than stuff your purse with such ungainly heavy pieces — tell me still, and I'll pardon your bad taste, and willingly keep the treasure to myself."
Adieu, Adieu! my native shore Fades o'er the waters blue.Rochdale
Bientôt nous plongerons dans les froides ténèbres; Adieu, vive clarté de nos étés trop courts!Charles Baudelaire
He turn'd him right and round about, Upon the Irish shore, And gae his bridle reins a shake, With, Adieu for evermore, my dear, And Adieu for evermore!Robert Burns
Farewell, my friends. I am going to glory! (Adieu, mes amis. Je vais a la gloire!)isadora duncan
Adieu, Farewell, it came with a lass, it will pass with a lass.King James V
Forlorn! the very word is like a bell To toll me back from thee to my sole self! Adieu! the fancy cannot cheat so well As she is famed to do, deceiving elf.john keats
Adieu! 'tis love's last greeting,The parting hour is come!And fast thy soul is fleetingTo seek its starry home.pierre-jean de béranger
Adieu faux amour confondu Avec la femme qui s'éloigne Avec celle que j'ai perdue L'année dernière en Allemagne Et que je ne reverrai plus Voie lactée ô sœur lumineuse Des blancs ruisseaux de Chanaan Et des corps blancs des amoureuses Nageurs morts suivrons-nous d’ahan Ton cours vers d'autres nébuleusesguillaume apollinaire
He turn'd him right and round about Upon the Irish shore, And gae his bridle reins a shake, With Adieu for evermore, My dear, With Adieu for evermore.Robert Burns
Adieu! 'tis love's last greeting, The parting hour is come! And fast thy soul is fleeting To seek its starry home.
The pretty Lark, climbing the Welkin cleer, Chaunts with a cheer, Heer peer I neer my Deer; Then stooping thence (seeming her fall to rew) Adieu (she saith) Adieu, deer Deer, Adieu.guillaume de salluste du bartas
Adieu, plaisant pays de France! O, ma patrie La plus cherie, Qui a nourrie ma jeune enfance! Adieu, France Adieu, mes beaux jours.
He says a thousand pleasant things, But never says "Adieu."
Back o'er the deep I turn my longing eyes,And chide the wayward passions that rebel:Yet boots it not to think, or to complain,Musing sad ditties to the reckless main.To dreams like these, Adieu! the pealing bellSpeaks of the hour that stays not—and the dayTo life's sad turmoil calls my heart away.william lisle bowles
He turn'd him right and round aboutUpon the Irish shore;And gae his bridle reins a shake,With Adieu forevermore,My dear—And Adieu forevermore!Robert Burns
She dwells with Beauty Beauty that must die; And Joy, whose hand is ever at his lips Bidding Adieu; and aching Pleasure nigh, Turning to poison while the bee-mouth sips. Ay, in the very temple of Delight Veil’d Melancholy has her sovran shrine, Though seen of none save him whose strenuous tongue Can burst Joy’s grape against his palate fine; His soul shall taste the sadness of her might, And be among her cloudy trophies hung.john keats
So sweetly she bade me Adieu, I thought that she bade me return.william shenstone
One kind kiss before we part, Drop a tear, and bid Adieu; Though we sever, my fond heart Till we meet shall pant for you.
The moment the very name of Ireland is mentioned, the English seem to bid Adieu to common feeling, common prudence, and to common sense, and to act with the barbarity of tyrants, and the fatuity of idiots.
"Once on a time there was a mouse," quoth she, "Who sick of worldly tears and laughter, grew Enamoured of a sainted privacy; To all terrestrial things he bade Adieu, And entered, far from mouse, or cat, or man, A thick-walled cheese, the best of Parmesan."