(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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I've learnt from the Welsh, it's not a crime to be poor, it's not a crime to be ill and it's not a crime to be forgetful during your autumn years.
At this time in your life you and your husband should be fully enjoying your autumn years - together.
Aside perhaps from an arthritic gait in your autumn years, the work generally leaves you feeling strong and healthy and with a sense of fulfilment that you have helped pave the way for future generations of walkers.