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38. 'And we have not forgotten to provide for our weary spirits many relaxations from toil; we1 have regular games and sacrifices throughout the year; our homes are beautiful and elegant; and the delight which we daily feel in all these things helps to banish melancholy. [2] Because of the greatness of our city the fruits of the whole earth flow in upon us; so that we enjoy the goods of other countries as freely as of our own.

1 We find relaxation in our amusements, and in our homes; and the whole world contributes to our enjoyment.

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