First Lines Friday is a bookish meme hosted by Literary Marie of Precision Reviews. I encourage all of my fellow book bloggers and bookhearts to play along.
- Grab your current read(s).
- Share the first line(s).
- Include the title and author.
"We usually reach success by putting the simple truths that we know into practice." ~ pg. 201
"My roots run deep. I have been nourished well." ~ pg. 194
"I was tired of being grown and I wanted to be a kid again." ~ pg. 117
"But we are grown up now. And it is all so complicated when you dig somebody." ~ pg. 44
"Black women have been struggling and helping each other to survive the blows of life since the beginning of time. ~ pg. 17
"Each day was my last day on Earth. Each night was my last. After a while, I became accustomed." ~ pg. 10
|F. Scott, Zelda & daughter Scottie|