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nostalgia
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1984 (Nineteen Eighty-Four) by Orwell
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  • It was a wild, impossible notion, to be abandoned as soon as thought of; but the room had awakened in him a sort of nostalgia, a sort of ancestral memory.
  • He had a nostalgic vision of his corner table, with the newspaper and the chessboard and the ever-flowing gin.
  • The fragment of rhyme that Mr Charrington had taught him came back into his head, and he added half-nostalgically: "Oranges and lemons, say the bells of St Clement’s!

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  • The music makes me feel nostalgic.
  • My parents are sometimes nostalgic about their college days.

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