Posted by: braddenvillage | March 18, 2010

The March Quiz – just for fun

FAMOUS FIRST LINES

1. All children except one grow up.

2. The great fish moved silently through the night water, propelled by short sweeps of its crescent tail.

3. Marley was dead to begin with.

4. Last night I dreamed I went to Manderley again.

5. Call me Ishmael.

6. It was the best of times, it was the worst of times.

7. If you want to find Cherry Tree Lane, all you have to do is ask the policeman at the cross roads.

8. Mr and Mrs Dursley of number four, privet Drive, were proud to say they were perfectly normal, thank you very much.

9. When shall we three meet again, in thunder, lightning or in rain.

10. Scarlett O’Hara was not beautiful, but men seldom realised it when caught by her charm as the Tarleton twins were.

Answers at the end of the month!


Responses

  1. Should Q4 refer to “Manderley” rather than “Mandalay”?


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