|The third excerpt represents the element of Water. It speaks of pure spiritual influences and feelings of love, and is drawn from Baby Mine by Margaret Mayo:
when he at last left the office and banged the door behind him
there was a general sigh of relief from his usually tranquil
Instead of walking, as was his custom, Jimmy took a taxi to his
home but alas, to his surprise he found no wife.
"Did Mrs. Jinks leave any word?" he inquired from the butler.
"None at all," answered that unperturbed creature; and Jimmy felt
sure that the attitude of his office antagonists had communicated
itself to his household servants.
When Jimmy's anxious ear at last caught the rustle of a woman's
dress in the hallway, his dinner had been waiting half an hour,
|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 Tono Bungay by H. G. Wells:
misspelling can render--commented on and illuminated the new
I've already sketched the little home behind the Wimblehurst
chemist's shop, the lodging near the Cobden statue, and the
apartments in Gower Street. Thence my aunt and uncle went into a
flat in Redgauntlet Mansions. There they lived when I married.
It was a compact flat, with very little for a woman to do in it
In those days my aunt, I think, used to find the time heavy upon
her hands, and so she took to books and reading, and after a time
even to going to lectures in the afternoon. I began to find
unexpected books upon her table: sociological books, travels,