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Today's Stichomancy for Robert Redford

The first excerpt represents the past or something you must release, and is drawn from The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass: An American Slave by Frederick Douglass:

hounds, overseers, drivers, patrols, were not all in- dispensable to keep the slaves down, and to give protection to their ruthless oppressors! As if, when the marriage institution is abolished, concubinage, adultery, and incest, must not necessarily abound; when all the rights of humanity are annihilated, any barrier remains to protect the victim from the fury of the spoiler; when absolute power is assumed over life and liberty, it will not be wielded with destruc- tive sway! Skeptics of this character abound in so- ciety. In some few instances, their incredulity arises


The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass: An American Slave
The second excerpt represents the present or the deciding factor of the moment, and is drawn from Within the Tides by Joseph Conrad:

bungalow garden, into the dead stillness of the island. There were no lights. The plantation seemed to sleep, as profoundly as the schooner. On the path a small shell cracked under his naked heel.

The faithful half-caste foreman going his rounds cocked his ears at the sharp sound. He gave one enormous start of fear at the sight of the swift white figure flying at him out of the night. He crouched in terror, and then sprang up and clicked his tongue in amazed recognition.

"Tse! Tse! The master!"

"Be quiet, Luiz, and listen to what I say."

Yes, it was the master, the strong master who was never known to


Within the Tides
The third excerpt represents the future or something you must embrace, and is drawn from 1492 by Mary Johntson:

creeping to me, asked, ``senor, don't you feel at times that there is madness over all this ship and this voyage and _him_ --the Admiral, I mean?''

I answered him that it was a pity there were so few madmen, and that Felipe must have been quite sane.

``Then what do you think was the matter with Felipe, Senor?''

I said, ``Did it ever occur to you, Fernando, that you had too much courage and saw too far?'' At which he looked frightened, and said that at times he had felt those symptoms.

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