Thursday, July 28, 2011

Great Okay Lines In American Fiction, No. 4

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I hung up, went to the door, and started down the stairs. "Rula, get dressed. Get dressed quick. Mrs. Rojack has killed herself."

2 comments:

Mythical Monkey said...

My favorite line is "Are you boys buzzing?"

"No, I brought my car."

Although now that I think about it, that might not be from Norman Mailer ...

thingy said...

He sure is busy.

I think it is a terrific line. : )

Okay, I'm still reading it. Still terrific. I wonder why Rula has to dress quickly, though?