It had seemed a contented life at the time, but not so much so in retrospect.
Many critics point out that it is easy to take the prolific body of Nostradamus' work and mold it to fit any circumstance in retrospect.
This method will allow us to treat the entire world as a controlled experiment in retrospect.
The average age of diagnosis is between three and eight years of age; however, in retrospect many parents will say that their child displayed signs of excessive shyness and inhibition since infancy.
Many of the predictions that Nostradamus was touted to have made are usually only right when viewed in retrospect.