|The second excerpt represents the present or the deciding factor of the moment, and is drawn from King James Bible:
PSA 18:21 For I have kept the ways of the LORD, and have not wickedly
departed from my God.
PSA 18:22 For all his judgments were before me, and I did not put away
his statutes from me.
PSA 18:23 I was also upright before him, and I kept myself from mine
PSA 18:24 Therefore hath the LORD recompensed me according to my
righteousness, according to the cleanness of my hands in his eyesight.
PSA 18:25 With the merciful thou wilt shew thyself merciful; with an
upright man thou wilt shew thyself upright;
PSA 18:26 With the pure thou wilt shew thyself pure; and with the
King James Bible
|The third excerpt represents the future or something you must embrace, and is drawn from The Red Seal by Natalie Sumner Lincoln:
left it in one of the pigeon holes, intending to take it later to
"I took the envelope - your envelope - out of the desk," confessed
McIntyre. "I would have spoken of it, Margaret, but was hurt that
you had left our marriage certificate lying around so carelessly."
"Your what?" Barbara sprang up, astounded.
"Our marriage certificate," repeated McIntyre firmly. "Margaret
and I were married last week in Baltimore. We would have told you,
Helen, but your peculiar conduct and Barbara's, so angered me that
I forbade Margaret to take you into our confidence."
"Father!" Barbara got no further, for Helen had risen. She spoke
The Red Seal