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The Friday 56

Welcome to Week 42 with me!

*Grab a book, any book.
*Turn to page 56.
*Find any sentence that grabs you.
*Post it.
*Add your (url) post below in Linky. Add the post url, not your blog url.

It's that simple.

She must have known full well I was just a thief after her treasure, that sweet, heavily guarded treasure she was determined to save for some proletarian intellectual.


  1. Hmmm. Very "suggestive" quote. Is the book as intriguing as the quote?

    My head is full of books

  2. Oooo I'm with Anne. That is suggestive. Nice quote.

  3. Nice one! I agree with the others, it is quite a provocative line.

  4. Great snippet! This makes me want to read the book.

  5. Always had a fear of the word "Proletarian." Makes me think of heavy politics. I'll bet it's a good book.

  6. Yes, I'm very intrigued by this line! Thanks for sharing.

  7. Yes, yes! Very suggestive. Sounds like a good one!

  8. Hi Freda,
    Sounds very intriguing and suggestive. Makes me wonder what she's saving. Have a great day!

    Just Books

  9. proletarian - reminds me of 1984. the person speaking sounds like an interesting character by his use of such words.

  10. I want to know what he was after.!!!

  11. Oh...a proletarian intellectual. Interesting!

  12. freda, you have a knack for finding these really intriguing quotes :) now i want to find out more about that book!!! review please :)

  13. Your quote has me intrigued as well. Excellent choice!


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