"A feeling of a place where we ache to go again"

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NOSTALGIA: it's delicate, but potent. In Greek,"nostalgia" literally means "the pain from an old wound." It's a twinge in your heart far more powerful than memory alone -a feeling of a place where we ache to go again. So very true 😣

awwwwwww i loved my patch ... grandad had to glue her head on when it fell off

Patch was Sindy's "rascal" younger sister and a bit rougher round the edges, which makes her all the more inspiring! These clothes are gorgeous and remind me a little of Clemmie's landgirl outfit!

32 Of The Most Beautiful Words In The English Language

32 Of The Most Beautiful Words In The English Language

Ephemeral ~ (adj) lasting for a very short time. ~ Of The Most Beautiful Words In The English Language)

`“saudade” (or sodade in Cape Verdean, a dialect of Creole). It translates directly in English as nostalgia, but to a native speaker it has a much richer meaning. It is the deep emotional state of nostalgic longing for an absent something or someone that one loves. Even deeper still, it describes the feeling towards people and things whose whereabouts are unknown…it is the love that remains in the space of absence.

Lost & Found: The Emotional Alchemy of Saudade

"The Lovers of Valdaro" - two teenagers found in eternal embrace years after death in Mantua, Italy - the very same city where Romeo was exiled and was told his Juliet was dead. Could these be a real-life Romeo and Juliet?

That aching heart? Saudade - the love that remains . . . @Sharon Macdonald Macdonald Oh Really

This is a Portuguese word that is untranslatable, but this might be close to understanding it's meaning. I know it's a beautiful word!

18 More Unusual Travel Words That You Should Know - Need some new words for travel? Sick of using "wanderlust" to describe travel and yourself? Here's 18 more travel words to help you out!

18 More Unusual Travel Words That You Should Know

Hireath: A homesickness for a home to which you cannot return, a home which maybe never was. The nostalgia, the yearning, the grief for the lost places of your past.

A beautiful word that means so much: "Saudade is a Portuguese and Galician word that has no direct translation in English. It describes a deep emotional state of nostalgic or deeply melancholic longing for an absent something or someone that one loves." (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saudade)

In Brazilian Portuguese the expression "que saudade!" is used when you miss something so desperately it makes your heart ache. There's no exact linguistic equivalent in English, but we all know that feeling.

Gigil = the irresistible urge to squeeze someone because you love them.

23 Words For Feelings We Don't Have In English

Like wading in and ocean of memories.  Each wave that crashes over me brings a different emotion.  A smile delights my heart when I think of you and then I am awash in sadness that you are gone.  Drowning in my tears.  Waiting for the tide to sweep me away.

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Saudade (n.) a nostalgic longing to be near agin to something or someone that is distant, or that has been loved and then lost; "The love that remains" portuguese. oh how i love portuguese.

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