(one's) autumn years

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(one's) autumn years

The time period near the end of one's life. Now that you're retired from work, how do you plan to spend your autumn years?
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As they enter their autumn years, buildings will generally be redeveloped to provide commercial spaces that are more in-keeping with the demands of contemporary occupiers and changes to working practices.
We return to the titular hotel in India where a handful of elderly Brits are living out their autumn years.
The idea of a gated community comes from the USA where they have been common for many years, mostly catering to the super rich who do not want to be bothered with the public or older people who like to feel secure and relaxed in their autumn years.
They blight or destroy the autumn years of a life by helping themselves to a nest-egg that has carefully been saved over the decades by someone who is willing to work and behave decently and responsibly.
We return to the Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (home to the "elderly and beautiful") in Jaipur, India, where a handful of aged Brits have chosen to live out their autumn years in a country where pensioners are respected and revered.
A slow burner who had to ply his trade in the lower divisions before finally making his breakthrough at the top in his autumn years as a player, Lambert is determined to make the most of his first opportunity to tackle Manchester United with a Liver Bird on his chest.
In his autumn years, he became a tourist guide, taking the mostly German tourists to the places he once owned.
Next year he will be an octogenarian, yet he seems to be experiencing something of an Indian summer in his autumn years.
The acknowledgement that Evra is now 32 (though not 33 until mid-May) and has entered the autumn years of a stellar career, is usually followed by Baines's own age being pointed to 29 in December and the key question of whether another left-back is what is required, as Moyes's squad stands.
And it seems even in his autumn years, the charismatic superstar is still ruffling feathers.
Martin Plotkin controlled a limited partnership, Autumn Years LP, which owned a 99% limited partnership interest in Rolla Health Care Associates LP (RHCA), a Missouri limited partnership that owned and operated a nursing home in Rolla, Mo.
It contains a financial planning checklist, advice on state benefits that people might be entitled to and options to help them fund their autumn years, including equity release and down-sizing.
Yet their absence at the funeral and the fact that they did not take part in it was sufficient to expose their feelings of "victory" and of having finally achieved what they had for years been calling for, through their campaign against "the branch" and the man heading it - a man who was not saved by his uncovering of a large part of Israel's espionage networks in the country, among them networks within the "Resistance" apparatus itself, as well as one of the members of the closest circle surrounding the man of "understanding" who has in his autumn years come to the arena of the "defiant".
It is about love and second chances, set in the autumn years of two old school friends.