stroll down memory lane

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stroll down memory lane

To reminisce over memories of past events, especially happy ones. My grandmother spends more time strolling down memory lane these days than talking about the present. Sarah: "How did your coffee date with John go?" Amy: "It was pretty amicable, actually. We strolled down memory lane for a while, and then we went our separate ways."
See also: down, lane, memory, stroll
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CLIFF Richard has strolled down memory lane so often he's in danger of wearing out the cobblestones.
He strolled down memory lane to his early days with Partick Thistle who were clearly still a thorn in his side.
Bob strolled down memory lane to the days when he had dark wavy hair and a slim waist - despite stuffing himself with fruit desserts and Mars bars in TV commercials.