(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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The best locations for seeing autumnal foliage is where there is a mix of different kinds of deciduous trees, including oak, beech, birch and horse chestnut.
They'll look surprisingly chic paired with your v 8 Autumnal stripes A vibrant striped knit is ideal on those unpredictable weather days when you reach for your jeans.
Classes also showed artwork based upon the book 'Oliver's Vegetables' and weaving they had done using natural autumnal materials.
Enjoy the best of the season at the newly-opened cafe at Boscobel House in Shropshire, the special autumnal casserole at Kenilworth Castle in Warwickshire, and a feast of tempting treats at the Woodland Cafe at Goodrich Castle.
Philip Coyne said of his picture of Gosforth Park: "It was a bit of a dull day but the splendid autumnal colours of the leaves certainly brightened it up.
It's a wine that goes on developing on the palate with unfolding autumnal orchard ripeness.
An autumnal curry from Vishal Gaikwad 7 The last rays of summer have proved a boost for Terry Walton on the allotment, plus Clive Edwards' gardening tips 8&9 Treat yourself to winter sun in Sharm el Sheikh 10 Pick a fantastic holiday from our readers' selection 11 10 spooky outings to celebrate Halloween 12&13 Next week's TV highlights plus books, DVDs 14 Your seven day TV listings Edited by Margaret O'Reilly email: margaret.
It is also referred to as the autumnal or fall equinox in the northern hemisphere, as well as the spring or vernal equinox in the southern hemisphere.
Kuwaiti astronomer and historian Adel Al-Saadoun said Monday that the Autumnal Equinox will be marked around the globe on September 23, and in Kuwait on September 27.
Dirty Cartoons' rich, warm instrumentation brings to mind the autumnal loveliness of TV On The Radio.
Depraved as the multi-thumbed folk of Cornwall undoubtedly all are, the Ginsters ad is rather sweet, drenched in gorgeous autumnal colours and voiced; with authority by King Theoden from Lord of the Rings.
The Sidewalk Astronomers will discuss the autumnal night sky, 6:30-8:30 p.
MIDDLESBROUGH Council's countryside team is offering special autumnal workshops for children and families during the half-term break next week.
The currency market was closed in Tokyo Tuesday for the Autumnal Equinox holiday.