* Grab the book nearest you. Right now.
* Turn to page 56.
* Find the fifth sentence.
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"I can take care of myself," Alwyn said. He could feel the color coming to his cheeks. This was nothing he wanted to talk about.
"Now, now, leave the lad alone. He's young, he's foolish, and he's got a magical tree for a leg," Yimt said. "I think it's just a matter of the wood wanting to get ashore so it can plant itself and start sprouting some leaves."
- The Light of Burning Shadows: Book Two of the Iron Elves by Chris Evans