His and Hers: First in line

His and Hers is a weekly discussion of a question or topic relating
to marriage. On Friday, my wife and I each write our thoughts on the week’s
topic. I invite others to do the same with their spouses as an exercise in
celebrating marriage.

Choose a book off of the nearest bookshelf. What is
its opening sentence?

Mrs. Happy’s response

"There is no lake at Camp Green Lake." —Holes, by Louis Sachar

Curt’s Response

"Sometimes you are a butterfly catcher, a person with a net." —The
Zen of Magic Squares, Circles, and Stars
, by Clifford A. Pickover

One thought on “His and Hers: First in line

  1. “Soon, he will act; soon he will leave this cold perch above the city and fall through the November night–and, in an explosion of glass, burst into the room below–and swiftly, efficiently, smash the greedy dreams of one who would prey upon the helpless…”–from the comic that came with the DVD for Batman Begins, reprinting an old tale written by Denny O’Neil and drawn by Dick Giordano.