|The first excerpt represents the past or something you must release, and is drawn from Lord Arthur Savile's Crime, etc. by Oscar Wilde:
never did any work. He spent his days in reading Shakespeare's
Sonnets, and his evenings at the theatre. He was, of course, wild
to go on the stage. It was all that I and Lord Crediton could do
to prevent him. Perhaps if he had gone on the stage he would be
alive now. It is always a silly thing to give advice, but to give
good advice is absolutely fatal. I hope you will never fall into
that error. If you do, you will be sorry for it.
'Well, to come to the real point of the story, one day I got a
letter from Cyril asking me to come round to his rooms that
evening. He had charming chambers in Piccadilly overlooking the
Green Park, and as I used to go to see him every day, I was rather
|The second excerpt represents the present or the deciding factor of the moment, and is drawn from The United States Constitution:
or in any Department or Officer thereof.
Section 9. The Migration or Importation of such Persons as any
of the States now existing shall think proper to admit, shall not
be prohibited by the Congress prior to the Year one thousand eight
hundred and eight, but a Tax or Duty may be imposed on such Importation,
not exceeding ten dollars for each Person.
The Privilege of the Writ of Habeas Corpus shall not be suspended, unless
when in Cases of Rebellion or Invasion the public Safety may require it.
No Bill of Attainder or ex post facto Law shall be passed.
No Capitation, or other direct, Tax shall be laid, unless in Proportion
to the Census or Enumeration herein before directed to be taken.
The United States Constitution
|The third excerpt represents the future or something you must embrace, and is drawn from Lair of the White Worm by Bram Stoker:
"That the whole difficulty already assumes practical shape; but with
added dangers, that at first I did not imagine."
"What is the practical shape, and what are the added dangers? I am
not disputing, but only trying to clear my own ideas by the
consideration of yours--"
So Adam went on:
"In the past, in the early days of the world, there were monsters
who were so vast that they could exist for thousands of years. Some
of them must have overlapped the Christian era. They may have
progressed intellectually in process of time. If they had in any
way so progressed, or even got the most rudimentary form of brain,
Lair of the White Worm