found at mousemusings
a daily read (maybe just a reason to link)
Follow the meme.
1. Grab the nearest book.
2. Open the book to page 123.
3. Find the fifth sentence.
4. Post the text of the sentence in your journal along with these instructions.
5. Don't search around and look for the "coolest" book you can find. Do what's actually next to you.
Also present is Keats, "Take into the air my quiet breath," another bad jest: "Now more than ever seems it rich to die."
from The Grove Companion to Samuel Beckett
- C.J. Ackerley & S.E. Gontarski
:: note :: . . . p. 123 of first book (Hitler A Film From Germany - Hans-Jürgen Syberberg preface by Susan Sontag translated by Joachim Neugroschel) was a full page illustration . . . don't usually follow the meme . . . something about the randomness & seems like a third cycle . . .