|The first excerpt represents the element of Air. It speaks of mental influences and the process of thought, and is drawn from Vailima Prayers & Sabbath Morn by Robert Louis Stevenson:
time imprisoned. In my husband's last prayer, the night before his
death, he asked that we should be given strength to bear the loss
of this dear friend, should such a sorrow befall us.
Another For Evening
In Time of Rain
Another in Time of Rain
|The second excerpt represents the element of Fire. It speaks of emotional influences and base passions, and is drawn from The Spirit of the Border by Zane Grey:
his wife to Fort Henry, there find employment, and devote his leisure time to
roaming in the forest.
"Will the palefaces be kind to an Indian who has learned to love them?"
Whispering Winds asked wistfully of Joe.
"Indeed they will," answered Joe, and he told her the story of Isaac Zane; how
he took his Indian bride home; how her beauty and sweetness soon won all the
white people's love. "It will be so with you, my wife."
"Whispering Winds knows so little," she murmured.
"Why, you are learning every day, and even if such was not the case, you know
enough for me."
"Whispering Winds will be afraid; she fears a little to go."
The Spirit of the Border