*Grab a book, any book.
*Turn to page 56.
*Find any sentence that grabs you.
*Link it to Freda's Voice.
*Add your (url) post to Linky on Freda’s post
This week the book is The Gods of Gotham by Lyndsay Faye. It is rather a dark story about the time when the NY police force was just getting formed.
Truthfully, my stoicism was all bluff – the thought of seeing myself turned my stomach. It was a coward’s avoidance, not a resigned and phlegmatic survivor’s.