- Pick up the nearest book (of at least 123 pages).
- Open the book to page 123.
- Find the 5th Sentence.
- Post the next 3 sentences.
- Tag 5 people.
The book is Again, Dangerous Visions edited by Harlan Ellison. Page 123 puts us in the middle of Ursula K. LeGuin's scathing and disturbing indictment of colonialism and imperialism, The Word for World is Forest.
He could run away, make a break for it, they didn't dare kill him. The blades were polished, leaf-shaped, sharp as razors. The noose tugged gently at his neck.Since I'm burned out on memes, I won't tag anyone. If you want to participate, feel free.