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billet-doux

A love letter. John was so enamored with the new girl in his class that he wrote a billet-doux and slipped it into her locker after school.

a billet-doux

  (humorous)
a love letter They've been exchanging billets-doux, but I don't know how serious it is.
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Then Emilie has a brainwave - she can send the billet doux to her mother Maddy, who has been depressed since the breakdown of her marriage.
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After a 15-minute taxi ride I arrived at the Fond Doux Estate, which is a working, familyrun cocoa plantation turned holiday park.
The opening 2m maiden hurdle was dominated by the two market principals with Golan Guy, locally owned by Lisburn-based Bill Moffett, getting off the mark in the hands of Davy Condon at the expense of Doux Douce and Carberry.
What's exactly been written on the billet doux has not been disclosed.
Following the sweet trail to the French/Spanish border, Maury is famous for its vins doux (naturally sweet wine).
6 May 2010 - French poultry producer Doux has reported a net profit of 12 million euro for 2009, after two consecutive years of losses.
Times and/or locations of the hearings may be obtained from Jamie Le Doux at Bar headquarters by calling (850) 561-5636.