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First Chapter, First Paragraph – The Long Walk by Stephen King

First Chapter, First Paragraph The Long Walk What it is About? On the first day of May, 100 teenage boys meet for a race known as “The Long Walk.” If you break the rules, you get three warnings. If you exceed your limit, what happens is absolutely terrifying. First Chapter, First Paragraph “Say the secret word and win a hundred …

First Chapter, First Paragraph – The Refrigerator Monologues by Catherynne M. Valente

First Chapter, First Paragraph I’m dead. The deadest girl in Deadtown. It’s been a while now. I’m comfortable with the word. You wouldn’t believe how comfortable the dead can get. We don’t tiptoe. Dead. Dead. Dead. Flying Ace of the Corpse Corps. Stepping the light Death- tastic. I don’t actually know what a doornail is, but we have a lot in common. Dying was the …