|The first excerpt represents the past or something you must release, and is drawn from A Voyage to Arcturus by David Lindsay:
15 Swaylone's Island
On a march evening, at eight o'clock, Backhouse, the medium - a fast
|The second excerpt represents the present or the deciding factor of the moment, and is drawn from The Jungle Tales of Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs:
him upon his back. Tibo no longer scratched or bit.
Escape seemed impossible. Even now, were he set upon
the ground, the chance was remote, he knew, that he could
find his way back to the village of Mbonga, the chief.
Even if he could, there were the lions and the leopards
and the hyenas, any one of which, as Tibo was well aware,
was particularly fond of the meat of little black boys.
So far the terrible white god of the jungle had offered
him no harm. He could not expect even this much
consideration from the frightful, green-eyed man-eaters.
It would be the lesser of two evils, then, to let the
The Jungle Tales of Tarzan
|The third excerpt represents the future or something you must embrace, and is drawn from Frankenstein by Mary Shelley:
In this retreat I devoted the morning to labour; but in the evening,
when the weather permitted, I walked on the stony beach of the sea
to listen to the waves as they roared and dashed at my feet.
It was a monotonous yet ever-changing scene. I thought of
Switzerland; it was far different from this desolate and
appalling landscape. Its hills are covered with vines, and its
cottages are scattered thickly in the plains. Its fair lakes
reflect a blue and gentle sky, and when troubled by the winds,
their tumult is but as the play of a lively infant when compared
to the roarings of the giant ocean.
In this manner I distributed my occupations when I first arrived,