|10:05 am - More light-hearted fun|
Booking Through Thursday
Here’s another idea about memorable first lines from books.
What are your favourite first sentences from books? Is there a book that you liked specially because of its first sentence? Or a book, perhaps that you didn't like but still remember simply because of the first line?
There once was a boy named Eustuce Clarence Scrubb and he almost deserved it.
I had nightmares last night, but maybe I'll blog them later.
I did blog a conversation I had with Lanna re: the topic of my last post here.
Current Mood: busy
|Date:||August 1st, 2008 07:06 pm (UTC)|| |
I think the original first line was "Marley was very nearly dead, and his last words were 'I swear, Scrooge, if you don't give me that Snickers bar I'll come back from the grave and haunt you into goodness, mark my words!'", but the focus groups didn't like it.
Seriously, though, you are correct. This is further confirmation of the equation mdyesowitch=bibliophile, solies=movie buff.