Nostalgic backwards dream

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Being nostalgic is to be enthusiastic about a reunion with places or things.
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Nostalgia is a combination of the greek words nostos (return home) and algos (pain).
it is used to yearn for something lost, missing or just old days.
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Earlier in the “good old days” it was a diagnosed disease
for example many soldiers from the american civil war were labeled “Nostalgia”
the world didn’t know about the term “post-traumatic stress disorder” at that time.
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Nostalgia is today also a concept of fashion and form
many tend to confuse it with the term “retro”.
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Weekly Photo Challenge Theme “Nostalgic
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  3. What a great photo of the mountains. I had no idea nostalgia was once considered a medical condition. How strange.

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