Are you ready to get your creative juices flowing?
I'll give you the first sentence or passage 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.
(Incidentally, the last opener was from Stranger in a Strange Land by Robert A. Heinlein.)
Okay, are you ready? Here we go!
It unrolled slowly, forced to show its colors, curling and snapping back whenever one of us turned loose...