Archive | October, 2013

Teaser Tuesday

8 Oct

Teaser Tuesday is a weekly bookish meme hosted by Should Be Reading.

Rules
  • Grab your current read
  • Open to a random page
  • Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page
  • BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what you share doesn’t give too much away! You don’t want to ruin the book for others!)
  • Share the title & author, too, so that other TT participants can add the book to their TBR Lists if they like your teasers!

Teaser

Book: I know it’s been forever since I have updated, and unfortunately i’m still going on ‘A Tale of Two Cities’ by Charles Dickens, almost 2 months later. I’ve only managed to read another 100 pages since my last teaser, and am now up to page 164. My teaser is from page 248.

Not before dark night did the men and women come back to the children, wailing and breadless. Then, the miserable bakers’ shops were beset by long files of them, patiently waiting to buy bad bread; and while they waited with stomachs faint and empty, they beguiled the time by embracing one another on the triumphs of the day, and achieving them again in gossip.

A Tale of Two Cities - Charles Dickens

A Tale of Two Cities – Charles Dickens

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