The Friday 56 is a bookish meme hosted by Freda’s Voice.
*Grab a book, any book.
*Turn to page 56.
*Find any sentence that grabs you.
*Link up at Freda’s site
Today’s sentence comes from 4.50 From Paddington by Agatha Christie.
“ ‘If I were a girl coming to meet my young man, I’d not stand for being taken to a freezing cold barn miles from anywhere,’ Cedric objected. ‘I’d stand out for a nice bit of cuddle in the cinema, wouldn’t you, Miss. Eyelesbarrow?’
‘Do we need to go into all this?’ Harold demanded plaintively.”