Here is my contribution to Tammy's back-to-school meme. First, the rules as laid out by Tammy...
1. Grab the nearest book.
2. Open the book to page 123.
3. Find the fifth sentence.
4. Post the text of the next 3 sentences on your blog, the title of the book, the author and these instructions.
5. Don’t you dare dig for that "cool" or "intellectual" book in your closet! I know you were thinking about it! Just pick up whatever is closest.
"When I am clad," said the bear.
He had finished oiling the armor. Not wanting to to waste the seal meat, he lifted the carcass in his teeth and flipped it onto the back of Lee Scoresby's larger sledge before donning the armor.
From His Dark Materials by Philip Pullman. This is a Science Fiction Book Club collection of the 3 books...The Golden Compass, The Subtle Knife and The Amber Spyglass.