|The first excerpt represents the past or something you must release, and is drawn from The Taming of the Shrew by William Shakespeare:
And let me be a slave, to achieve that maid
Whose sudden sight hath thrall'd my wounded eye.
Here comes the rogue.
Sirrah, where have you been?
Where have I been! Nay, how now! where are you?
Master, has my fellow Tranio stol'n your clothes?
Or you stol'n his? or both? Pray, what's the news?
Sirrah, come hither: 'tis no time to jest,
The Taming of the Shrew
|The second excerpt represents the present or the deciding factor of the moment, and is drawn from Ozma of Oz by L. Frank Baum:
go back and get it."
So she went into the room where she had seen the grasshopper, and
presently Ozma of Oz, as lovely and dainty as ever, entered and
approached the Queen of Ev, greeting her as one high born princess
"But where are my friends, the Scarecrow and the Tin Woodman?" asked
the girl Ruler, when these courtesies had been exchanged.
"I'll hunt them up," replied Billina. "The Scarecrow is solid gold,
and so is Tiktok; but I don't exactly know what the Tin Woodman is,
because the Nome King said he had been transformed into something funny."
Ozma eagerly assisted the hen in her quest, and soon the Scarecrow and
Ozma of Oz
|The third excerpt represents the future or something you must embrace, and is drawn from The Ancient Regime by Charles Kingsley:
embrace the whole French language in his work." It has been the
parent of a whole school of literature--the Bible of tens of
thousands, with admiring commentators in plenty; on whose souls may
God have mercy!
And no wonder. The book has a solid value, and will always have,
not merely from its perfect art (according to its own measure and
intention), but from its perfect truthfulness. It is the Ancien
Regime itself. It set forth to the men thereof, themselves, without
veil or cowardly reticence of any kind; and inasmuch as every man
loves himself, the Ancien Regime loved "Gil Blas," and said, "The
problem of humanity is solved at last." But, ye long-suffering