No Indolent Dreaming

No indolent dreaming dawdler am I,
Nor am content, while riches I descry.
Life's heaving tides of woe shall spare me not,
Unless I, its unblocked courses defy.

by Abu at-Tayyib al-Mutanabbi

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...............most interesting, I haven't a clue what this poem means ★