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Hiraeth (n) A Homesickness for a Home to Which You Cannot Return, a Home Which Maybe Never Was; The Nostalgia, The Yearning, The Grief for the Places of Your Past...

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A perfect word for the military life. Quotes about Home: Definition for hiraeth (n.) a homesickness for a home to which you can not return, a home which maybe never was; the nostalgia, the yearing, the grief for lost places in your past.

Hiraeth (n) a homesickness for a home you can't return to, or that never was.  32 Of The Most Beautiful Words In The English Language

32 Of The Most Beautiful Words In The English Language

A welsh word with no direct english word.one of 32 Of The Most Beautiful Words In The English Language

saudade:  a nostalgic longing to be near again to something or someone that is distant, or that has been loved and then lost; "the love that remains"

Saudade (n.) a nostalgic longing to be near agin to something or someone that is distant, or that has been loved and then lost; "The love that remains" portuguese. oh how i love portuguese.

Welsh. Naturally one (perhaps all) of the Celtic languages would have a word for this.

Home sick for Jamaica. Always Hiraeth. In Welsh: a homesickness for a home to which you cannot return, a home which maybe never was, the nostalgia, the yearning, the grief for the lost places of your past. It has no direct translation in English

"Hiraeth beckons with wordless call, Hear, my soul, with heart enthrall'd. Hiraeth whispers while earth I roam; Here I wait the call "come home." Like seagull cry, like sea borne wind, That speak with words beyond my ken, A longing deep with words unsaid, Calls a wanderer home instead..." - Tim Davis

"Hiraeth beckons with wordless call, Hear, my soul, with heart enthrall'd. Hiraeth whispers while earth I roam; Here I wait the call "come home." Like seagull cry, like sea borne wind, That speak with words beyond my ken, A longing deep with words unsaid, Calls a wanderer home instead..." - Tim Davis

This is a simple statement, but I understand the meaning behind it.

Paradise on earth - everlasting life - a promise found in God's word the Bible.

"our memories are ghosts, and they will always remind us of all the things we no longer have."

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"Some girls are full of heartache and poetry and those are the kind of girls who try to save wolves instead of running away from them.

The sound of the wind through the trees

psithurism: (n.) the sound of the wind through trees.

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