|The third excerpt represents the element of Water. It speaks of pure spiritual influences and feelings of love, and is drawn from The Copy-Cat & Other Stories by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman:
and a home. Myrtle is a good woman. I am sorry
for her that she got married to me, for she deserved
somebody who could make her a better husband.
All the time, every waking minute, I've been growing
more and more rebellious.
"You see, Mr. Wheaton, never in this world have
I had what I wanted, and more than wanted --
needed, and needed far more than happiness. I
have never been able to think of work as anything
but a way to get money, and it wasn't right, not
for a man like me, with the feelings I was born with.
|The fourth excerpt represents the element of Earth. It speaks of physical influences and the impact of the unseen on the visible world, and is drawn from King Henry VI by William Shakespeare:
What are they that fly there?
Richard and Hastings. Let them go; here is the duke.
The duke! why, Warwick, when we parted,
Thou call'dst me king?
Ay, but the case is alter'd;
When you disgrac'd me in my embassade,
Then I degraded you from being king,