|The first excerpt represents the past or something you must release, and is drawn from At the Mountains of Madness by H. P. Lovecraft:
slope, remarking that this mountain, discovered in 1840, had undoubtedly
been the source of Poe’s image when he wrote seven years later:
- the lavas that restlessly roll
Their sulphurous currents
In the ultimate climes of the pole -
as they roll down Mount Yaanek
In the realms of the boreal pole.
Danforth was a great reader of bizarre material, and had talked
a good deal of Poe. I was interested myself because of the antarctic
At the Mountains of Madness
|The second excerpt represents the present or the deciding factor of the moment, and is drawn from Maitre Cornelius by Honore de Balzac:
"Do you take me for Saint-Louis, and suppose I should believe such
nonsense? A young fellow, made like him, to have risked his life just
to kiss your little slippers or your sleeves! Tell that to others."
"But, sire, it is true. And he came for another purpose."
Having said these words, Marie felt that she had risked the life of
her husband, for Louis instantly demanded:
The adventure amused him immensely. But he did not expect the strange
confidences his daughter now made to him after stipulating for the
pardon of her husband.
"Ho, ho, Monsieur de Saint-Vallier! So you dare to shed the royal
|The third excerpt represents the future or something you must embrace, and is drawn from U. S. Project Trinity Report by Carl Maag and Steve Rohrer:
(except in areas of fallout). One week after the shot, the gamma
intensity at ground zero was about 45 R/h. After 30 days, intensities
at ground zero had decreased to 15 R/h, and intensities of 0.1 R/h or
more were not encountered beyond about 365 meters from ground zero.
Gamma intensities of 3 to 10 R/h were found at ground zero three
months after the detonation (1; 19).
3.3 OFFSITE MONITORING GROUP
Four two-man teams and one five-man team supervised by the chief
offsite monitor constituted the Offsite Monitoring Group. Before the
detonation, the four two-man teams established monitoring posts in
towns outside the test area. These towns were Nogal, Roswell, Fort