Wednesday, April 10, 2019
Why should you grieve over what is accomplished?John Milton, Paradise Lost 9.926-927:
It is impossible that things should be other than they are.
τί δῆτ᾿ ἂν ἀλγοίης ἐπ᾿ ἐξειργασμένοις;
οὐ γὰρ γένοιτ᾿ ἂν ταῦθ᾿ ὅπως οὐχ ὧδ᾿ ἔχοι.
But past who can recall, or done undo?
Not God omnipotent, nor fate...