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nostalgia
homesickness
skein
something suggestive of the twistings of a skein; a succession or series of similar or interrelated things:
ostensible
outwardly appearing as such; professed; pretended; apparent, evident, or conspicuous:
stoicism
conduct conforming to the precepts of the Stoics, as repression of emotion and indifference to pleasure or pain.
haunted
preoccupied, as with an emotion, memory, or idea; obsessed;disturbed; distressed; worried.
poignancy
the state or condition of being poignant;a poignant moment, event, situation, or the like.
Innocence
freedom from sin or moral wrong;freedom from legal or specific wrong; guiltlessness;simplicity; absence of guile or cunning; naiveté;lack of knowledge or understanding.harmlessness; innocuousness..an innocent person or thing