nostalgia

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  • Nostalgia
    • medical
      • refers to a type of homesickness
        • everything is "wrong"
          • longing for home comfort
    • link
      • 'moments of grace'
        • memories aren't the same as the real thing
          • "school teacher opened a book to the scent of her youth"
          • "boredom since"
      • 'mean time'
        • the past is lost
    • unreliability of memory
      • "maybe"
      • never the same again
    • literary devices
      • oxymoron
        • "sweet pain"
    • memory isn't the real thing
      • "again"
      • "same"
      • "changed"
    • people become nostalgic after being reminded of the past
      • "school teacher... her youth"

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