Saturday, January 8th, 2011

It’s so hard to say ‘Adieu’

 
When I took French lessons in Bandung, my hometown, the teacher told us that the difference between ‘Au revoir’ and ‘Adieu’ when you see someone off, is that when you …


Tuesday, July 27th, 2010

It’s never easy to say goodbye

 
The end of a study period (or semester, in the old university-speak) is always accompanied by goodbyes and farewells. Just when the air is slowly getting warmer and the days …