Are you ready to get your creative juices flowing?
I'll give you the first sentence or two of a famous novel, and your job is to turn it into a paragraph that is totally unique, and totally you!
Authors and characters are all welcome to attempt this little exercise. Let's see how many different perspectives we can create. As a bonus, try to guess the book that's being quoted. Hint: This week's starter is from an unauthorized prequel to a classic novel that we've already featured for "First Line Challenge."
(Incidentally, the last opener was from The Prince and the Pauper by Mark Twain.)
Okay, are you ready? Here we go!
They say when trouble comes close ranks, and so the white people did. But we were not in their ranks. The Jamaican ladies had never approved of my mother...