and not in reference to Showtime. It was a love you, bye! kind of thing. There was no looking into eyes, no solemn profession of feelings. I am sure that it shouldn't be taken literally. On the other hand, I am slightly less worried about driving him away.
(I considered only posting this on a flickr "friends and family" setting out of some new paranoia regarding it being read by the subject. But then again, if he makes it to my blog, will it really matter that this entry isn't visible? There are so many...)