Waterbones tagged me with this directive:
It's the "Nearest Book Meme."
> 1. Grab the book closest to you.
> 2. Open to page 123, go down to the fifth sentence
> 3. Post the text of next 3 sentences on your blog
> 4. Name of the book and the author
> 5. Tag three people
Well...........I had just finished David Baldacci's The Collector's the night before and went back to this book which I have been reading in between mysteries, so it was closest to me.
"Tommy Caplan and I were thrilled. We stayed up until Kennedy gave his victory speech, then went to bed; it was nearly three in the morning in Washington. A few hours later I was awakened by Tommy, who was shaking me and shouting, 'Bobby's been shot! Bobby's been shot!"
My Life by Bill Clinton.
Okay Barbara, Jonathan, and Jack.............tag: you're it!