This sudden outbreak of affection between Greece and key creditors isn’t unconditional, of course.**** Plenty more pain is in store for the beleaguered Greek economy, thanks to many more actions it must take in return for yet more bailout funding. And hardliners can’t seem to stop daydreaming about booting Greece from the euro zone. But at least for today, Athens can enjoy getting more carrots than sticks.

* Vast riches subject to terms and conditions.
** Gifts contingent on conditions cited above.
*** Past results are not a guarantee of future bailouts.
**** Violating these terms may result in expulsion from monetary union.

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