|The first excerpt represents the past or something you must release, and is drawn from Betty Zane by Zane Grey:
Huron. The young paleface has cost the lives of some great warriors. What has
he to say?"
"It was not my fault," answered Isaac quickly. "I was struck down from behind
and had no chance to use a weapon. I have never raised my hand against a
Wyandot. Crow will tell you that. If my people and friends kill your braves I
am not to blame. Yet I have had good cause to shed Huron blood. Your warriors
have taken me from my home and have wounded me many times."
"The White Chief speaks well. Tarhe believes his words," answered Tarhe in his
sonorous voice. "The Lenapee seek the death of the pale face. Wingenund
grieves for his son. He is Tarhe's friend. Tarhe is old and wise and he is
king here. He can save the White Chief from Wingenund and Cornplanter. Listen.
|The second excerpt represents the present or the deciding factor of the moment, and is drawn from Sophist by Plato:
each and all the creation and work of God.
STRANGER: And there are images of them, which are not them, but which
correspond to them; and these are also the creation of a wonderful skill.
THEAETETUS: What are they?
STRANGER: The appearances which spring up of themselves in sleep or by
day, such as a shadow when darkness arises in a fire, or the reflection
which is produced when the light in bright and smooth objects meets on
their surface with an external light, and creates a perception the opposite
of our ordinary sight.
THEAETETUS: Yes; and the images as well as the creation are equally the
|The third excerpt represents the future or something you must embrace, and is drawn from King Henry VI by William Shakespeare:
From Lionel Duke of Clarence, third son
To King Edward the Third; whereas he
From John of Gaunt doth bring his pedigree,
Being but fourth of that heroic line.
But mark: as in this haughty great attempt
They labored to plant the rightful heir,
I lost my liberty and they their lives.
Long after this, when Henry the Fifth,
Succeeding his father Bolingbroke, did reign,
Thy father, Earl of Cambridge, then derived
From famous Edmund Langley, Duke of York,