And so—to help him out of his torment—I happened to say, in pure thoughtlessness, that I should like to live in this villa.
No more than that? (2.143-4)
Yes, it does; and this one deals with the future.
With the future! But, good heavens, we know nothing of the future!
No; but there is a thing or two to be said about it all the same. (2.233-5)