|The first excerpt represents the past or something you must release, and is drawn from The Figure in the Carpet by Henry James:
patience; I want to see, as it breaks on you, the face you'll
make!" "Tellement envie de voir ta tete!" - that was what I had to
sit down with. I can certainly not be said to have sat down, for I
seem to remember myself at this time as rattling constantly between
the little house in Chelsea and my own. Our impatience,
Gwendolen's and mine, was equal, but I kept hoping her light would
be greater. We all spent during this episode, for people of our
means, a great deal of money in telegrams and cabs, and I counted
on the receipt of news from Rapallo immediately after the junction
of the discoverer with the discovered. The interval seemed an age,
but late one day I heard a hansom precipitated to my door with the
|The second excerpt represents the present or the deciding factor of the moment, and is drawn from The Koran:
Verily, they cannot hurt God at all. God wills not to make for them
a portion in the future life; but for them is mighty woe.
Verily, those who purchase misbelief for faith, they do not hurt God
at all, and for them is grievous woe.
Let not those who misbelieve reckon that our letting them range is
good for themselves. We only let them have their range that they may
increase in sin. And for them is shameful woe. God would not leave
believers in the state which ye are in, until He discerns the vile
from the good. And God would not inform you of the unseen, but God
chooses of His apostles whom He pleases. Wherefore believe ye in God
and His Apostle; and if ye believe and fear, for you is mighty hire.
|The third excerpt represents the future or something you must embrace, and is drawn from A Princess of Parms by Edgar Rice Burroughs:
her to find other quarters where they would not be molested
by Sarkoja, and I finally informed her that I myself would
take up my quarters among the men.
Sola glanced at the accouterments which were carried in
my hand and slung across my shoulder.
"You are a great chieftain now, John Carter," she said,
"and I must do your bidding, though indeed I am glad to do
it under any circumstances. The man whose metal you carry
was young, but he was a great warrior, and had by his
promotions and kills won his way close to the rank of Tars
Tarkas, who, as you know, is second to Lorquas Ptomel only.