I had some short stories, poems and photographs to share ... and so here I am

Famous First Lines

How about starting a regular quiz? Can you tell me what novel this first line comes from? I'll post the answer tomorrow.

I was born in the city of Bombay ... once upon a time. No, that won't do, there's no getting away from the date:


Maxine Clarke said...

I don't know the answer but I'll have a shot at the writer --- Kipling?
Would not know the novel if the author is right, so I'll have another guess: "The man who would be king".


Midnight's Children.

Unknown said...

by Salamander Rusheedy!!!
Good quiz on First Lines, never usually get them though!