|The third excerpt represents the element of Water. It speaks of pure spiritual influences and feelings of love, and is drawn from The Rig Veda:
skilful craftsman fashioneth a car, so have they wrought thee
Adorning thee, O Singer, like a generous steed for deeds of
Yea, like a steed to show his strength and win the prize, that
bear each prize away.
7 For Puru thou hast shattered, Indra ninety forts, for Divodasa
The Rig Veda
|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 The Wrong Box by Stevenson & Osbourne:
'I can't today,' objected Morris; 'it's Sunday.'
'I tell you I'm going to dine!' cried the younger brother.
'But if it's not possible, Johnny?' pleaded the other.
'You nincompoop!' cried Vance. 'Ain't we householders? Don't they
know us at that hotel where Uncle Parker used to come. Be off
with you; and if you ain't back in half an hour, and if the
dinner ain't good, first I'll lick you till you don't want to
breathe, and then I'll go straight to the police and blow the
gaff. Do you understand that, Morris Finsbury? Because if you do,
you had better jump.'
The idea smiled even upon the wretched Morris, who was sick with