>Rules!?! I Don’t Need No Stinkin’ Rules!!!!
Okay, I give up. I’m throwing all the rules out the window and doing this one my way. (I just heard Sinatra…)
Say what you will about Stephenie Meyer….she did get a couple things amazingly right with this series. One, she totally captured the angst associated with friendship, family, and love. Two, she, without using any explicit or even very descriptive language AT ALL, put so much steam into these books that I’m surprised they don’t smoke! Whew! I really liked the books (read them all in about four days while working and going to school) but I wish the movies could be better. Oh well….this is my choice for Teaser Tuesday hosted by MizB over at Should Be Reading. And, not only am I not currently reading this, I’m posting about a paragraph. Got a problem with that? *wink*
Edward’s face went white as snow. His hands curved into claws. Totally egotistical and indifferent, Rosalie twisted in her chair so that her back was to him. He leaned forward, shifting into a crouch.
Allow me, I suggested.
He paused, raising one eyebrow.
Silently, I lifted my doggy bowl off the floor. Then, with a quick, powerful flip of my wrist, I threw it into the back of Blondie’s head so hard that- with an earsplitting bang-it smashed flat before it ricocheted across the room and snapped the round top piece off the thick newel post at the foot of the stairs.
Breaking Dawn, pages 303-304
And, just for giggles, here’s something you might find interesting…..
I will see you guys later in the week. Till then, take care!