Can You Match These Famous Opening Lines To Stories To The Books?
Let's shape up your book worming skills.
Call me Ishmael
It was a bright cold day in April, and the clocks were striking thirteen.
If you really want to hear about it, the first thing you'll probably want to know is where I was born, and what my lousy childhood was like...
Stately, plump BuckMulligan came from the stairhead, bearing a bowl of lather on which a mirror and a razor lay crossed.
There was a boy called Eustace Clarence Scrubb, and he almost deserved it.
It was a pleasure to burn
It was love at first sight
He-for there could be no doubt of his sex, though the fashion of the time did something to disguise it...
It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief...
Many years later, as he faced the firing squad, Colonel Aureliano Buendia was to remember that distant afternoon when his father took him to discover ice.
Someone must have slandered Josef K., for one morning, without having done anything truly wrong, he was arrested.
They say when trouble comes close ranks, and so the white people did.
I can feel the heat closing in, feel them out there making their moves, setting up their devil doll stool pigeaons, crooning over my spoon and dropper I throw away at Washington Square Station.
I first met Dean not long after my wife and I split up. I had just gotten over a serious illness that I won't bother to talk about, except it had something to do with the miserably weary split-up and my feeling that everything was dead.
You better not never tell nobody but God.