” Call me Ishmael..” (Moby Dick)
” I’d never given much thought to how I would die-though I’d had reason enough in the last few months-but even if I had, I would not have imagined it like this.”(Twilight) ”
It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife.”( Pride and Prejudice)
Great opening lines, right? Actually, I am a huge geek about that. I savor the opening lines of novels. Sometimes it’s that first sentence that pulls you into the story. Today I want you to select the opening line of your favorite novel. Write it down then continue the story and see where that first sentence takes you.