Disappointed by the brevity of Elly's applause, he continues to clap until a father turns to stare.
-Myla Goldberg, Bee Season
NOTE: I followed at link on April's blog to the source on PatrciaScott.org.
A new book meme is circulating and its rules are these:
1. Grab the nearest book.
2. Open the book to page 123.
3. Find the fifth sentence.
4. Post the text of the sentence in your journal along with these instructions.
5. Don't search around and look for the coolest book you can find. Do what's actually next to you.