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High up in the Hautes-Alpes, just above a crack in the wall, there lives a blue-shuttered window with sunflowers, snowflakes, and the spirit of France peeking out.

coucou (koo koo) interjection

    : yoo-hoo

Coucou... it's time to contribute!

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...Re those "furry smiles":

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Son Smokey (right) illustrates The Yoo-Hoo dance. Mama Braise (left) says: "He just doesn't get it! Coucou is an interjection - and not a two-step! 

 

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