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lovers' lane

The generic name for a place, often one with a scenic view, that teenagers and young adults go to kiss and potentially engage in other sexual activity, typically in a car. If a boy takes you to lovers' lane, it's not because he wants to talk about the weather, OK? Oh my goodness, Ned, I think we found lovers' lane—look at all the kids making out in their cars!
See also: lane

lovers' lane

A secluded road or area sought out by lovers seeking privacy. For example, The police loved to embarrass youngsters parked in lovers' lane. [Late 1800s]
See also: lane
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Going around by the main road would have been so unromantic; but to go by Lover's Lane and Willowmere and Violet Vale and the Birch Path was romantic, if ever anything was.
Lover's Lane opened out below the orchard at Green Gables and stretched far up into the woods to the end of the Cuthbert farm.
"Not that lovers ever really walk there," she explained to Marilla, "but Diana and I are reading a perfectly magnificent book and there's a Lover's Lane in it.
Anne, starting out alone in the morning, went down Lover's Lane as far as the brook.
"Let's go back around the marsh and home by way of Lover's Lane. Do you feel as disgruntled now as when you started out, Anne?"
Lover's Lane was a dear place that night, still and mysteriously dim in the pale radiance of the moonlight.
Through the open window, by which Anne sat, blew the sweet, scented, sun-warm air of the August afternoon; outside, poplar boughs rustled and tossed in the wind; beyond them were the woods, where Lover's Lane wound its enchanted path, and the old apple orchard which still bore its rosy harvests munificently.
Further into the dorm area, you would stumble upon one of the most iconic places of UP Visayas-Miag-ao Campus, the so-called Lover's Lane, just along the football field where well-aligned trees give shade to those who traverse the road.
Going on a first date and he said to meet him at a restaurant on Lover's Lane. Am I leaving alive?
Chris's plan looks at Lover's Lane which runs alongside the RVI and is a busy pedestrian route between the hospital and the university.
The victim, who has not been named, was targeted around 3pm last Tuesday in Lover's Lane in the Riverside area of Stirling.
"PORTLAND (UPI) - Two years ago Tuesday, a Portland lover's lane yielded a brutal discovery.
Others parked their cars in Lover's Lane, but Christine had a picnic on a satanic altar.
The lots are on Brooks Station Road, Lover's Lane and Ball Hill Road, all in Princeton, and are owned by Roger H.
A ROBBER who held up a terrified young couple at gunpoint at a Wirral "lover's lane" has been jailed for six years.