|The first excerpt represents the past or something you must release, and is drawn from Allan Quatermain by H. Rider Haggard:
population of the country. He was very pleased to see me, dear
fellow that he is, and thanked me with tears in his eyes for
the little that I had been able to do. I saw him, however, start
violently when his eyes fell upon my face.
As for Nyleptha, she was positively radiant now that 'her dear
lord' had come back with no other injury than an ugly scar on
his forehead. I do not believe that she allowed all the fearful
slaughter that had taken place to weigh ever so little in the
balance against this one fact, or even to greatly diminish her
joy; and I cannot blame her for it, seeing that it is the nature
of loving woman to look at all things through the spectacles
|The second excerpt represents the present or the deciding factor of the moment, and is drawn from Tarzan the Untamed by Edgar Rice Burroughs:
chamber in time to see Metak leap into the water with the
girl and disappear beneath the surface taking his captive with
him, nor, though they waited excitedly around the rim of the
pool, did either of the two again emerge.
When Smith-Oldwick turned to investigate his hiding place,
his hands, groping upon the rear wall, immediately came in
contact with the wooden panels of a door and a bolt such as
that which secured the door of the outer room. Cautiously
and silently drawing the wooden bar he pushed gently against
the panel to find that the door swung easily and noiselessly
outward into utter darkness. Moving carefully and feeling
Tarzan the Untamed
|The third excerpt represents the future or something you must embrace, and is drawn from Child of Storm by H. Rider Haggard:
up at the kraal, and thought it well to be ready to bolt. In this I was
mistaken, however, for just then Saduko strolled out of a patch of bush
"I ordered your boys to yoke up the oxen, Inkoosi."
"Have you? That's cool!" I answered. "Perhaps you will tell me why."
"Because we must make a good trek to the northward before night,
"Indeed! I thought that I was heading south-east."
"Bangu does not live in the south or the east," he replied slowly.
"Oh, I had almost forgotten about Bangu," I said, with a rather feeble
attempt at evasion.
Child of Storm