Some old Golden Age dream of man

Mainly, I felt like a floating Khan on a magic carpet with my interesting lieutenants and gods…some ancient feeling about old gehuels [sic] in the grass, and temples, exactly also like the sensation I got drunk on pulque floating in the Xochimilco gardens on barges laden with flowers and singers…some old Golden Age dream of man, very nice.

Jack Kerouac describes his experiences on Mushrooms with Timothy Leary and Allen Ginsberg. From “White Hand Society: The Psychedelic Partnership of Timothy Leary and Allen Ginsberg” (via an exclusive extract at Boing Boing)