This is prophetic! I foreseeA time will come when luxuryDissolves into the atmosphereLike a perfume, and everywhereThe simple virtues root and branchAnd leaf and flower. On that benchThere we’ll relax and taste the fruitOf all our actions. Why regretLife which is so much like a dream?
This is prophetic! I foresee
A time will come when luxury
Dissolves into the atmosphere
Like a perfume, and everywhere
The simple virtues root and branch
And leaf and flower. On that bench
There we’ll relax and taste the fruit
Of all our actions. Why regret
Life which is so much like a dream?

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