The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from The Foolish Virgin by Thomas Dixon:|
"Say," he began haltingly, "there's an awful crowd
of bums on those seats in the Square behind the
building--you know Central Park, don't you?"
"Quite well--I've spent many happy hours in its
"You know that place the other side of the Mall--
that ragged hill covered with rocks and trees and
"I've been there often."
"Would you mind going there where it's quiet--I've