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RSVP Post Script

By Debra Dobbins

In his book, The Mother Tongue, Bill Bryson notes: “[T]he French do not use … R.S.V.P. for répondez s’il vous plait. (Instead they write: ‘Prière de répondre.’) “

It looks as if Zoe — and her parents — may need to know this.
 

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