Lords and Ladies by Terry Pratchett
Book Beginnings is hosted by Rose City Reader. We share the first sentence and whatever thoughts of impressions it provokes. For the Friday 56, hosted by Freda’s Voice, we share a few lines from either page 56 or 56%.
Now read on…
When does it start?
There are very few starts. Oh, some things seem to be beginnings.
The curtain goes up, the first pawn moves, the first shot is fired – but that’s not the start. The play, the game, the war is just a little window on a ribbon of events that may extend back thousands of years.