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 this blog. Post a link along with your post back to this blog.
Book Beginnings on Friday is a meme hosted by A Few More Pages. Anyone can participate; just share the opening sentence, or two, of your current read, making sure that you include the title and author so others know what you're reading.
Fully aware that she was losing the argument from sheer absurdity, Maddy crossed her arms under her breast and lifted her chin, determined to go down fighting.
He folded his arms over his chest again. "You threatened to spank her?"
William shrugged. "I was blustering."