|The first excerpt represents the past or something you must release, and is drawn from Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe:
was from whence they came? what they ventured over so far from home
for? what kind of boats they had? and why I might not order myself
and my business so that I might be able to go over thither, as they
were to come to me?
I never so much as troubled myself to consider what I should do
with myself when I went thither; what would become of me if I fell
into the hands of these savages; or how I should escape them if
they attacked me; no, nor so much as how it was possible for me to
reach the coast, and not to be attacked by some or other of them,
without any possibility of delivering myself: and if I should not
fall into their hands, what I should do for provision, or whither I
|The second excerpt represents the present or the deciding factor of the moment, and is drawn from Lord Arthur Savile's Crime, etc. by Oscar Wilde:
made a speech at the wedding breakfast.
'Millionaire models,' remarked Alan, 'are rare enough; but, by
Jove, model millionaires are rarer still!'
THE PORTRAIT OF MR. W. H.
I HAD been dining with Erskine in his pretty little house in
Birdcage Walk, and we were sitting in the library over our coffee
and cigarettes, when the question of literary forgeries happened to
turn up in conversation. I cannot at present remember how it was
that we struck upon this somewhat curious topic, as it was at that
time, but I know that we had a long discussion about Macpherson,
|The third excerpt represents the future or something you must embrace, and is drawn from Call of Cthulhu by H. P. Lovecraft:
phrase as chanted aloud:
"Ph'nglui mglw'nafh Cthulhu R'lyeh
Legrasse had one point in advance of Professor
Webb, for several among his mongrel prisoners had repeated to
him what older celebrants had told them the words meant. This
text, as given, ran something like this:
"In his house at R'lyeh
dead Cthulhu waits dreaming."
And now, in response to a general
and urgent demand, Inspector Legrasse related as fully as possible
Call of Cthulhu