billet doux


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a personal letter to a loved one expressing affection

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THE DEAL: Billet Doux, which sleeps two, costs PS610 for a week (July to September) including a bottle of wine with Sawdays.
Keevit Senior is upset because his son received a standard rejection letter from the college, not the more personal, tear-stained billet doux he anticipated.
Seven tunes are by Reinhardt himself, including the well-known Billet Doux, Souvenirs and Hungaria, with his very beautiful Nuages existing in two separate versions and giving the CD its title.
EVERY year, without fail, my friends at the DVLA in Swansea write a little billet doux, or love note, reminding me that the car's road tax is due for renewal and that I need a valid MOT certificate.
Then Emilie decides to send the billet doux to her mother Maddy (Nathalie Baye), who has been depressed.
In a world full of ghoulish collectors with more money than taste, it's amazing that Hewitt has been touting these billet doux around for so long without any luck.
Then Emilie has an idea - she can send the billet doux to her mother Maddy (Nathalie Baye), who has been depressed since the breakdown of her marriage.
Then Emilie has a brainwave - she can send the billet doux to her mother Maddy (Nathalie Baye), who has been depressed since the breakdown of her marriage.
Not a receipt for dinner hidden in his pocket, a careless phone bill or billet doux stuffed in a drawer but something more frighteningly intimate.
Another hoax letter from the same batch of notepaper sent to the PO box of the Anarchist paper Class War but, bizarrely, returned to me by the Post Office marked "Gone Away" was another copper's nark billet doux, this time from me to a top Scotland Yard detective called (honestly) Roy Ramm, then investigating the poll tax riot in Trafalgar Square.