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    Question letter ending

    Can you end a personal letter as is German with "Dein", for example: "Your Daniel"

    I'm looking forward to your answers!

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    Re: letter ending

    Yes you can, but in English it is extremely romantic and loving to do so; "Your Peter" means something like "Your everlasting and eternal true love, Peter." It can't really be compared to the Italian-Renaissance-inspired closings like "Vostro schiavo", "Votre humble serviteur", "Your most faithful servant." These are now defunct in English, essentially.

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    Re: letter ending

    There's also "Your friend", "Your son", "Your daughter", and so on.

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