* Grab the book nearest you. Right now.
* Turn to page 56.
* Find the fifth sentence.
* Post that sentence as a reply to this blog entry.
* Don’t dig for your favorite book, the coolest, the most intellectual. Use the CLOSEST.
“With one of these in his fingers, Sam approached the colt, stroked and patted, and seemed apparently busy in soothing his agitation.” (from Uncle Tom’s Cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe)