The times that everything was great and you didnt have to worry about anything
"man remember when we all chilled at slicks house and smoked lots of weed ? those were the days"
phrase used when you reminisce about the "good old days" when life was easy. Even more fun if you make it a song like Edith
and Archie Bunker
did in the "All in the Family
Boy the way Glen Miller played
songs that made the hit parade.
Guys like us, we had it made.
Those were the days!
And you knew who you were then.
Girls were girls, and men were men.
Mister, we could use a man Herbert Hoover
Didn't need no welfare
Everybody pulled his weight.
Gee our old LaSalle ran great.
Those were the Days!
Often said when thinking back to a time when life was more enjoyable.
"Remember back in 96' when we stayed at that beach house? Those were the days..."
Phrase you use to show your melancholy when you and your friends dig up fun stories about things they did in the past
Q: "Do you remember our last year in high school, you know, when you were with Suzy" A: "Yip, those were the days.."
when one was having fun or had fun a while ago "back in the day"
Jim:remember when being a burnout was cool?
Mikey: yah those were the days man!
A phrase older people such as parents use to exaggerate the greatness of a certain event. (even if they are talking about leeches) Also see... back in the day
, way back when
, and good times
Grandfather: I remember, one time, me and Jimmy went down to the swimmin' hole. Course, back then we didn't have those fancy bathin' suits y'all have now. So anyway, when we got out, we were COVERED in leeches. Ou-chie! Man, those were the days...
something old people say when reminiscing.
"way back in my time, we could get a loaf of bread, 3 cows, and a newspaper, all for a nickle... ah.. those were the days"