We have always been a family that made much of good-byes. Christmas, Thanksgiving, Easter, or even just a summer get-together. It doesn’t matter the occasion or who or how many people are in attendance. When the day is done and it is time to disperse, the coats and purses are carefully returned to their owners and a full half-hour is given over to everyone crowding to the area by the door, hugging and kissing and exchanging heartfelt statements of love and…