Famous First Words

 
Opening lines are important. They startle us and rein us in.  Marley was dead: to begin with. They speak directly to us, making demands or proffering invitations.  Call me Ishmael. They throw us into the action and web of relationships. “Where’s Papa going with that ax?” said Fern to her mother as they were setting [...]

Publication Date: 2021-12-17 07:00:00
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