Wednesday, February 01, 2006

Whose line is it anyway?

Interesting link about the 100 Best 1st lines from novels!

(link from Jabberwock's blog)

2 comments:

Mridul said...

One of my all time favourites has been this line :
It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife. —Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice (1813)

When I started reading that book , the first line itself sealed the fact that I will finish it :-)

as said...

they should do one of short stories. kaizad gustaad started one with "it was difficult respecting louisa in the morning" that one sentence built said so much...