Wednesday, February 01, 2006

Whose line is it anyway?

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

(link from Jabberwock's blog)


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...