|The third excerpt represents the element of Water. It speaks of pure spiritual influences and feelings of love, and is drawn from Lord Arthur Savile's Crime, etc. by Oscar Wilde:
'What have you found, Sybil?' said Lord Arthur, looking up from his
work, and smiling.
'This lovely little silver BONBONNIERE, Arthur. Isn't it quaint
and Dutch? Do give it to me! I know amethysts won't become me
till I am over eighty.'
It was the box that had held the aconitine.
Lord Arthur started, and a faint blush came into his cheek. He had
almost entirely forgotten what he had done, and it seemed to him a
curious coincidence that Sybil, for whose sake he had gone through
all that terrible anxiety, should have been the first to remind him
|The fourth excerpt represents the element of Earth. It speaks of physical influences and the impact of the unseen on the visible world, and is drawn from Stories From the Old Attic by Robert Harris:
the kingdom knew it, they realized that they would one day wed and
together laugh and cry through the years until death should wake them.
But to return to the weightier problem of King Cleon. Upon being
asked for his advice, Sir Philo recommended that the king choose from
among the following options. One, his majesty could choose the wisest
and most just suitor for Jennifrella, for such a man would not only
make a good king, but he would most likely be a decent husband, too.
Or secondly, the king might seek a foreign alliance and marry his
daughter to another king's son. This was an alternative which Sir
Philo did not recommend, but mentioned only for the sake of
completeness. And finally, the last possibility would be to let