The Friday 56 is a weekly blog meme hosted by Freda’s Voice. Join in every Friday, the rules are simple.
*Grab a book, any book.
*Turn to page 56 or 56% in your eReader.
*Find any sentence (or a few, just don’t spoil it) that grab you.
*Add your (url) post here in Linky. Add the post url, not your blog url. It’s that simple.
“Evidently the N.A. Review is on shaky legs, for the Colonel asked Mr. Clemens to wait for the autobiographical monies that are due to him; to wait until the first of the year, for funds are low & he must borrow if he pays. It annoyed the King- for it is, as he says, “doing business through sentimental channels[“]- & he doesn’t like it at all. And it isn’t fair to the King.”