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Elysian Fields

A place or time of perfect, happy contentment, likened to the paradisiacal afterlife of Greek mythology. After three years living in the big city, barely making any money, I find myself dreaming of the Elysian Fields of my childhood in the Midwest.
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the Elysian Fields

heaven. literary
Homer describes the Elysian Fields (called Elysium by Latin writers) as the happy land in which the blessed spirits live in the afterlife.
See also: Elysian, Field
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Cassie Trujillo has been promoted to the position of Senior Business Manager, overseeing the day-to-day operations and supporting the Elysian team in Southern Nevada.
By partnering with Elysian, DME can bring proven best-in-class auction technology to this region for the first time.
In addition to the company's Seattle Airport Way brewery, the acquisition includes Elysian's four Seattle brewpubs, Elysian Capitol Hill, Elysian Tangletown, Elysian Fields and Elysian BAR.
John TA Vanderslice, the company global head of luxury and lifestyle brands, said, 'We're taking the best of the Elysian and bringing it into the world-class network of Waldorf Astoria.
Elysian Real Estate is offering clients the opportunity to purchase full freehold land within the resort from as little as $49,000.
The asking prices are a first test of how the market responds," Elysian Real Estate property agent Joe Le Beau told Gulf News.
Fire was set: Investigators say a three-acre wildfire that broke out late Saturday night and was extinquished early Sunday morning in Elysian Park was intentionally set, a Fire Department spokesman said.
The builder lost more than pounds 6m due to debts owed from the collapse of the Albany Building development and work that was halted following a crane fatality at Iliad's Elysian Fields scheme.
When Congo got word that small time gambling found a way into the prestigious Elysian Hotel in Los Angeles he was furious.
CHICAGO, IL: Hypo Real Estate Capital Corporation, the New York-based subsidiary of Hypo Real Estate Bank International, has closed a $203 million floating-rate construction loan for the Elysian Hotel and Private Residences--an ultra-luxury hotel condominium and residential project in Chicago's prestigious Gold Coast neighborhood.
Gehrig had already died on June 2, 1941, and was playing baseball on the Elysian Fields, if anywhere, after Pearl Harbor.
A short distance away, "for the young at heart and the seekers, there is a big little city, Elysee City," which is reminiscent of the Elysian Fields, a paradise in the afterlife in Greek mythology.
Stopping by Elysian Fields might provide inspiration to replicate some of those images in your home.
The point is that we do not have eternal life as pagan "shades" in the elysian fields; we live as persons, which is to say, bodies and souls.
Swaddled m royal purple, the Elysian show may dethrone a few institutional pieties.