Pen a Villanelle from the perspective of a time traveler.
The possibility of time travel has fascinated humanity for generations. Imagine that you are a time traveler, jumping between different periods at will. This prompt invites you to think about which eras you would visit, and the contrasts and overlaps you might observe in the human experience. What have we learned, and what have we forgotten over the ages? Let this exploration of time and history shape your Villanelle.