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Chorus
[1334] These things are in the future. We must see to present affairs. [1335] Fulfillment of these things rests in the hands where it should rest.

Creon
All that I crave was summed in that prayer.

Chorus
Then pray no more; for mortals have no release from destined misfortune.

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