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elope

1. To run away secretly with a lover, esp. to marry.
2. To leave a hospital, esp. a psychiatric hospital, without permission.
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"Sunday," Sadoski replied. "We eloped. We just took off into the country with an officiant and just the two of us, and we did our thing."
BEIRUT: A Lebanese man who reportedly kidnapped his young niece was arrested Wednesday, a day after a video emerged in which the 14-year-old said she had willingly eloped and had been in a relationship with her aunt's husband for over a year.
Pictures of runaway schoolgirl Megan Stammers and her maths teacher on board a ferry as they eloped to France have been released by police .
They eloped and got married last week before returning home to make peace with their families, Kusan said.
Like their great grandma Eve, who eloped with Adam from Paradise, these two women, who happen to be Copts, apparently broke with their Coptic husbands and eloped with Muslim men.
* the need to adequately respond once a youth has eloped.
Summary: Controversy raged in Yemen after a Jewish bride deserted her Jewish groom and eloped with a Muslim she married last week after converting to Islam to the shock of her relatives and clan.
VIEW ESCAPE ROUTE Dog Leap Stairs linking The Side with the Castle Garth in Newcastle, the reputed route of Bessie Surtees as she eloped with her baron lover in the late 1700s, seen through the lens of The Journal's Simon Hobson.
Whereas 25% of the eloped psychiatric patients cited substance abuse, an equal proportion had asked to see a psychiatrist.
The tales range from narratives of feuding wives to a Ukrainian defector from the Soviet army struggling to survive, eloped lovers, and much more.
Rebecca Schroeter was a lady of fashion in Georgian England with few prospects for romance until she fell in love with her music master and eloped with him to London, becoming a part of the big city musical world and meeting London's leading politicians and bluestockings.
Dave "Shaw" Palmer has eloped with his sweetheart Jill Mathers and tied the knot in late April.