life in the slow lane

life in the slow lane

A lifestyle typified by relaxed, contemplative, or cautious behavior or decisions. I was pretty wild when I was younger, but I'm very happy a life in the slow lane now. My dad's life in the slow lane seemed really sad and unfulfilling to me.
See also: lane, life, slow

life in the slow lane

Life in the slow lane, is a way of life which is relaxed and not very busy. Enjoyable cruising is all about life in the slow lane. They told their audience to chill out, kick back and enjoy life in the slow lane. Note: `Fast lane' and `slow lane' refer to the speed of traffic in the different lanes of a motorway.
See also: lane, life, slow
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Now, they're the adults living life in the slow lane with a little help from people like me.
Making the transition from kids in the slow classes at school to adults living life in the slow lane.