|The first excerpt represents the past or something you must release, and is drawn from Dracula by Bram Stoker:
and he began to consider whether he might not himself move
the box. So he began to help. And then, when he found
that this be all right, he try to move them all alone.
And so he progress, and he scatter these graves of him.
And none but he know where they are hidden.
"He may have intend to bury them deep in the ground.
So that only he use them in the night, or at such time
as he can change his form, they do him equal well,
and none may know these are his hiding place! But, my child,
do not despair, this knowledge came to him just too late!
Already all of his lairs but one be sterilize as for him.
|The second excerpt represents the present or the deciding factor of the moment, and is drawn from Ozma of Oz by L. Frank Baum:
and I need more leisure in which to admire my beautiful heads."
"We do not need you," said Ozma. "For, if with the aid of my brave
followers I cannot accomplish my purpose, then it would be useless for
you to undertake the journey."
"Quite true," sighed the Princess. "So, if you'll excuse me, I will
now retire to my cabinet. I've worn this head quite awhile, and I
want to change it for another."
When she had left them (and you may be sure no one was sorry to see
her go) Ozma said to Tiktok:
"Will you join our party?"
"I am the slave of the girl Dor-oth-y, who rescued me from pris-on,"
Ozma of Oz
|The third excerpt represents the future or something you must embrace, and is drawn from Ivanhoe by Walter Scott:
which should look with greatest detestation upon a
people, whom it was accounted a point of religion
to hate, to revile, to despise, to plunder, and to persecute.
The kings of the Norman race, and the
independent nobles, who followed their example in
all acts of tyranny, maintained against this devoted
people a persecution of a more regular, calculated,
and self-interested kind. It is a well-known story
of King John, that he confined a wealthy Jew in
one of the royal castles, and daily caused one of his
teeth to be torn out, until, when the jaw of the