Sadly… he’s right.
Here’s the rules:
* Grab the book nearest you. Right now.
* Turn to page 56.
* Find the fifth sentence.
* Post that sentence along with these instructions in a note to your blog (or a comment to this blog).
Another case contained a lock of Jeff Davis’s hair and splinters of wood from the tree under which he was arrested by Union troops in 1865.
Horwitz, Tony, Confederates in the Attic: Dispatches from the Unfinished Civil War, Vintage Departures, New York, 1999, p. 56.
This book has been on my nightstand for months, and my progress is slow. I hope to finish it someday.
Now… it’s your turn. Unless you’re actually out having a life on a Saturday night.