|The first excerpt represents the past or something you must release, and is drawn from Resurrection by Leo Tolstoy:
"What's the matter; is anything wrong?" Theodosia asked, looking
lovingly at Maslova with her clear, blue eyes. "This is for our
tea," and she put the rolls on a shelf.
"Why, surely he has not changed his mind about marrying?" asked
"No, he has not, but I don't wish to," said Maslova, "and so I
"More fool you!" muttered Korableva in her deep tones.
"If one's not to live together, what's the use of marrying?" said
"There's your husband--he's going with you," said the watchman's
|The second excerpt represents the present or the deciding factor of the moment, and is drawn from Gone With the Wind by Margaret Mitchell:
even as Dr. Meade had said. Why hadn't Old Joe held the Yankees
Johnston fought desperately at Resaca and repulsed the Yankees
again, but Sherman, employing the same flanking movement, swung his
vast army in another semicircle, crossed the Oostanaula River and
again struck at the railroad in the Confederate rear. Again the
gray lines were summoned swiftly from their red ditches to defend
the railroad, and, weary for sleep, exhausted from marching and
fighting, and hungry, always hungry, they made another rapid march
down the valley. They reached the little town of Calhoun, six
miles below Resaca, ahead of the Yankees, entrenched and were again
Gone With the Wind
|The third excerpt represents the future or something you must embrace, and is drawn from Master and Man by Leo Tolstoy:
'Why, that's Grishkino again!' Nikita suddenly exclaimed.
And indeed, there on their left was that same barn with the
snow flying from it, and farther on the same line with the
frozen washing, shirts and trousers, which still fluttered
desperately in the wind.
Again they drove into the street and again it grew quiet, warm,
and cheerful, and again they could see the manure-stained
street and hear voices and songs and the barking of a dog. It
was already so dark that there were lights in some of the
Half-way through the village Vasili Andreevich turned the horse
Master and Man