May 27, 2016

First Lines Friday


First Lines Friday is a bookish meme hosted by Literary Marie of Precision Revision. I encourage all of my fellow book bloggers and bookhearts to play along.
  • Grab your current read(s) for Memorial weekend.
  • Share the first line(s).
  • Include the title and author.

"Robert's familiar rap on the door came as I was studying a miniature portrait of myself. The small painting, meant as a parting gift to my beloved, had just been delivered, and I was debating the artist's interpretation. I had to admit that Miss Peale's suggestion to paint my face in profile, and thus avoid the black patch covering my left eye, was a good idea."

~ Glory Over Everything: Beyond the Kitchen House by Kathleen Grissom

 

2 comments:

  1. That does sound interesting! Here's my FLF! Happy reading!

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    1. Happy FLF and Reading, Louisa! Hope you enjoy your Memorial weekend.

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