Well that’s exactly why I liked it.
‘Pure’ is a pretty empty word, so I tend to turn off whenever I see it. That’s what made what you wrote such a great read: both its styling & context.
But its also a trend in your writing generally. Keep on truckin’
I can’t tell what your reality is like, but I can say that ‘what you make of it’ — is a pretty worthwhile/solid endeavour.