Quotes for Events - Saying Goodbye

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… I was never one to leave anything. I had trouble parting with our old ’78 Buick.

When you lose someone, regardless if the loss is human or animal, it is like a part of you has been taken, and, that is just one of the reasons it hurts so much." - T.R. Threston
Eyes, look your last! Arms, take your last embrace! And, lips, O you The doors of breath, seal with a righteous kiss A dateless bargain to engrossing death.
After three days men grow weary, of a wench, a guest, and weather rainy.
Go, fetch to me a pint o' wine, And fill it in a silver tassie, That I may drink before I go A service to my bonnie lassie.
It is a far, far better thing that I do, than I have ever done; it is a far, far better rest that I go to than I have ever known.
I still remember the refrain of one of the most popular barrack ballads of the day which proclaimed most proudly that old soldiers never die; they just fade away. And, like the old soldier of that ballad, I now close my military career and just fade away, an old soldier who tried to do his duty as God gave him the light to see that duty. Goodbye.
What I was really hanging around for, I was trying to feel some kind of a good-by. I mean I've left schools and places I didn't even know I was leaving them. I hate that. I don't care if it's a sad good-by or a bad good-by, but when I leave a place I like to know I'm leaving it. If you don't, you feel even worse.
It is easy to see the beginnings of things, and harder to see the ends.
Farewells and separations never, I find, quite live up to the drama they promise to afford. Human beings (I find again) have a tendency to feel the wrong quantity of emotion, or indeed the wrong emotion, so that life is an endless procession of liquid being poured into and exchanged between badly designed containers, the wrong color, the wrong shape, the wrong size.

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