Friday Book Beginnings is a weekly Meme hosted at A Few More Pages.
This is from The Vault by Ruth Rendell
'A curious world we live in,' said Franklin Merton, 'where one can afford a house but not a picture of a house. That must tell us some profound truth. But what, I wonder?'
Yes some really profound truth. But what, I too wonder?
Friday 56 hosted @ Freda's Voice is a weekly Meme where we share an interesting snippet from page 56 of our current read. This is also from Ruth Rendell's The Vault
'On holiday, I reckon, and while the cat's away the mice will play. That's all it was, a try-on.'