"The future cheats us from afar"

Alas! It is delusion all;
The future cheats us from afar,
Nor can we be what we recall,
Nor dare we think of what we are.

— Lord Byron, “Stanzas for Music”, from the epigraph to A Brief History of the Future, by Jacques Attali

Author: Caterina Fake

Literature, Art, Poetry, Homeschooling Mother. Founder & CEO, Findery. Co-founder, Flickr & Hunch.