42For like as a woman that travaileth maketh haste to escape the necessity of the travail: even so do these places haste to deliver those things that are committed unto them. 43From the beginning, look, what thou desirest to see, it shall be shewed thee. 44Then answered I and said, If I have found favour in thy sight, and if it be possible, and if I be meet therefore, 45Shew me then whether there be more to come than is past, or more past than is to come.46What is past I know, but what is for to come I know not. 47And he said unto me, Stand up upon the right side, and I shall expound the similitude unto thee. 48So I stood, and saw, and, behold, an hot burning oven passed by before me: and it happened that when the flame was gone by I looked, and, behold, the smoke remained still.