This week’s prompt is *Opening Lines!* These are some of my favorite first lines that drew me in immediately.
➸ “I’d never given much thought to how I would die — though I’d had reason enough in the last few months — but even if I had, I would not have imagined it like this.” -Stephenie Meyer, Twilight
➸ “There is something truly evil about plaid.” -Katie Henry, Heretics Anonynous
➸ “All the best things in my life have started with a Dolly Parton song.” -Julie Murphy, Dumplin’
➸ “I didn’t choose the wench life. The wench life chose me.” -Jen DeLuca, Well Met
➸ “No one speaks of the grace year. It’s forbidden.” -Kim Liggett, The Grace Year
➸ “There is blood under my fingernails. I wonder how many of my people I’ve killed this time.” -Brigid Kemmerer, A Curse So Dark and Lonely
➸ “A boy went missing the night of the storm.” -Shea Ernshaw, Winterwood
➸ “So here’s the file that almost killed me, Director.” Jay Kristoff & Amie Kaufman, Illuminae
➸ “We were all villains in the beginning.” -Marissa Meyer, Renegades
➸ “I’m on the toilet at the 9:30 Club, and I’m wondering how mermaids pee.” -Becky Albertalli, The Upside of Unrequited
The last one is my absolute favorite! 🤣
What is your favorite opening line??