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Friday, December 28, 2001

Definitions for salad days

  1. A time of youthful inexperience, innocence, or indiscretion.

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Citations for salad days
Those were his salad days, and he thought they might last forever. David Gergen, New York Times
Origin of salad days
1600-1610
Salad days was coined by Shakespeare in Antony and Cleopatra: "My salad days,/ When I was green in judgment, cold in blood."
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