- Pick up the nearest book of at least 123 pages
- Open the book to page 123
- Find the 5th sentence
- Post the next 3 sentences
- Tag 5 more people
Well, the first book I laid my hands on was The Song of Wirrun by Patricia Wrightson, and if you've never heard of it I'm not surprised.
Silently the small dark men dropped their food and grasped the heavy sticks that lay about them on the rock. Silently they melted out of the cave and vanished. The sky grew softly bright with the moon and was hung with stars.
It's quite a good book, a sort of fantasy fiction based around Australian Aboriginal mythologies. I'll be happy to lend my copy to anybody once I've finished re-reading it!