(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?
See also: year
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For Duldulao, despite being in her autumn years, every day holds the expectant coming of a masterpiece, as indeed, her best work yet may be the next.
But her autumn years were dominated by Doris - the saucy Gavin & Stacey granny with a knack for blue one liners.
Kelly was told a story about a pensioner at a dance in a Welsh workingmen's club who asked a lady in her autumn years to dance.
In my opinion, in her autumn years, Ms Taylor is still an attractive lady - a little larger than perhaps she would like to be, but then aren't most of us?