|The first excerpt represents the element of Air. It speaks of mental influences and the process of thought, and is drawn from Emma by Jane Austen:
watering-place or other. A little while ago, he was at Weymouth.
This proves that he can leave the Churchills."
"Yes, sometimes he can."
"And those times are whenever he thinks it worth his while;
whenever there is any temptation of pleasure."
"It is very unfair to judge of any body's conduct, without an
intimate knowledge of their situation. Nobody, who has not been
in the interior of a family, can say what the difficulties
of any individual of that family may be. We ought to be
acquainted with Enscombe, and with Mrs. Churchill's temper,
before we pretend to decide upon what her nephew can do.
|The second excerpt represents the element of Fire. It speaks of emotional influences and base passions, and is drawn from King James Bible:
vessels of mercy, which he had afore prepared unto glory,
ROM 9:24 Even us, whom he hath called, not of the Jews only, but also
of the Gentiles?
ROM 9:25 As he saith also in Osee, I will call them my people, which
were not my people; and her beloved, which was not beloved.
ROM 9:26 And it shall come to pass, that in the place where it was said
unto them, Ye are not my people; there shall they be called the children
of the living God.
ROM 9:27 Esaias also crieth concerning Israel, Though the number of the
children of Israel be as the sand of the sea, a remnant shall be saved:
ROM 9:28 For he will finish the work, and cut it short in
King James Bible