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Out of touch

Not knowing what has happen recently

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What became of

Where he is and what happened to him

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If I recall

If I remember correctly

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Think back

Think about the past

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Hear anything of

Receive any news about

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Takes me back to

Makes me remember

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A vague memory

Not a very clear memory

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It's all coming back to me now

I'm beginning to remember it more clearly

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What stands out in my mind

What I remember more than other things (you can also say sticks out in my mind)

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Reminisce about

Think about pleasant things that happened in the past

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Look through rose-colored/tinted glasses

See only the pleasant things about a situation and not nitice the things that are unpleasant

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Nostalgia

A feeling of pleasure and sometimes slight sadness at the same time as you think about things that happened in the past

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Remorse

When you feel very guilty and sad about something you have done

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Shame

Embarrassment and guilt about something bad that happened

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Pangs

Sudden sharp feelings, especially of painful emotion

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Rue

I regret very much that wevever met

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Lament

I feel sad that time passes

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Mourn

I feel sad about opportunities I had but did not take up