Friday, January 8, 2010

Friday 56: Week 27 Georgette Heyer's The Masqueraders

* Grab the book nearest you. Right now.
* Turn to page 56.
* Find the fifth sentence.
* Post that sentence (plus one or two others if you like) along with these instructions
on your blog or (if you do not have your own blog) in the comments section of this blog.
Post a link along with your post back to this blog and to Storytime with Tonya and Friends at
* Don't dig for your favorite book, the coolest, the most intellectual. Use the CLOSEST.

Here's mine:

"I have to thank you."

"Pray do not. Plucking pigeons has never been a favorite pastime of mine...Well, I concede your point, but I claim a quinte and fourteen Queens, besides three Kings. Alack for a spoiled repique! Five played, sir."
- The Masqueraders by Georgette Heyer


  1. short and to the point... I like Georgette Hayer

    Here's mine

  2. It's actually going very well. I'm enjoying re-reading the WOT series and remembering why I liked it so much the first time. You should pick it back up!