Cleopatra

Grab the nearest book (or website) to you right now. Jump to paragraph 3, second Sentence. Write it in a post.

Bonus: Make up a sentence to follow the first one, but make it go in an entirely different direction that the actual book or website does.


Getting from California to Alaska was roughly a month long ordeal… At worst the passage was closer to ten weeks. But since the invention of airplanes, it would take merely a handful of weeks, most of which, would be spent waiting and working.

(OG excerpt, from Cleopatra, by Stacey Schiff, pg.99 – permission of no one)

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