|The first excerpt represents the past or something you must release, and is drawn from Lost Continent by Edgar Rice Burroughs:
These, I am forced to believe, are all that remain of London
Bridge, for nowhere else along the river is there any other
slightest sign of pier or abutment.
Rounding the base of a large pile of grass-covered debris,
we came suddenly upon the best preserved ruin we had yet
discovered. The entire lower story and part of the second
story of what must once have been a splendid public building
rose from a great knoll of shrubbery and trees, while ivy,
thick and luxuriant, clambered upward to the summit of the
In many places the gray stone was still exposed, its
|The second excerpt represents the present or the deciding factor of the moment, and is drawn from The Europeans by Henry James:
I should make violent love to you," he added, laughing, "if I
thought you were so placed as not to be offended by it."
"You mean if I were engaged to another man? That is strange reasoning!"
"In that case you would not take me seriously."
"I take every one seriously," said Gertrude. And without his help she
stepped lightly into the boat.
Felix took up the oars and sent it forward. "Ah, this is what you have
been thinking about? It seemed to me you had something on your mind.
I wish very much," he added, "that you would tell me some of these
so-called reasons--these obligations."
|The third excerpt represents the future or something you must embrace, and is drawn from Tarzan of the Apes by Edgar Rice Burroughs:
But, be that as it may, Tarzan would not ruin good meat in
any such foolish manner, so he gobbled down a great quantity
of the raw flesh, burying the balance of the carcass beside
the trail where he could find it upon his return.
And then Lord Greystoke wiped his greasy fingers upon
his naked thighs and took up the trail of Kulonga, the son of
Mbonga, the king; while in far-off London another Lord
Greystoke, the younger brother of the real Lord Greystoke's
father, sent back his chops to the club's CHEF because they
were underdone, and when he had finished his repast he
dipped his finger-ends into a silver bowl of scented water
Tarzan of the Apes