Friday, April 16, 2010

The Friday 56: The Once and Future King

Closest Book:  The Once and Future King

Author:  T. H. White
Page 56, sentence 5:  "Tilting was a great art and needed practice. When two knights jousted they held their lances in their right hands, but they directed their horses at one another so that each man had his opponent on his near side."

* Grab the book nearest you. Right now.
* Turn to page 56.
* Find the fifth sentence.
* Post that sentence (plus one or two others if you like) along with these instructions on your blog or (if you do not have your own blog) in the comments section of Storytime with Tonya and Friends.
*Post a link along with your post back to Storytime with Tonya and Friends.
* Don't dig for your favorite book, the coolest, the most intellectual. Use the CLOSEST.


  1. So medieval! Sounds like a fun read.

  2. My favorite version of the Arthur legend. The best!

  3. so cool! love it!

    also: LOVE your header! gorgeous!!!

  4. I love rading about this time period! Sounds interesting. :)

  5. Cool meme! I wanted to let you know that I have a little award for you over on my book blog - Check it out!