A bunch of us readers are sharing the first lines of a book and we all link up at the Linky at A Few More Pages.
Right now I’m reading Breakfast of Champions by Kurt Vonnegut. I’m enjoying myself a lot.
And this is how it begins:
One of them was a science-fiction writer named Kilgore Trout. He was a nobody at the time, and he supposed his life was over. He was mistaken. As a consequense of the meeting, he became one of the most beloved and respected human beings in history.
The man he met was an automobile dealer, a Pontiac dealer named Dwayne Hoover. Dwayne Hoover was on the brink of going insane.