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Bijou was the first little male he had ever been jealous of.

What he said to Bijou in an interview that evening of four hours is no business of ours.

A villa at Monte Carlo she decided at last—A bijou of a place!

But this afternoon the levee at Bijou had been the scene of a new panic.

But, on reaching the Bijou, she could not restrain a 294 cry.

In February he reviewed his year's work and twelve months' residence in the Bijou.

Notwithstanding the agent's solemn assurance, the Bijou was out of repair.

Youre not musical, Bijou, and its a waste of time trying to make you musical!

One night in a caf adjoining the Bijou Theatre he was very rude to me.

He knew Margaret when she was in the Bijou, and asked her to marry him.

WORD ORIGIN

1660s, from French bijou, from Breton bizou "(jeweled) ring," from bez "finger" (cf. Cornish bisou "finger-ring," 13c.).

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