Book Beginnings on Friday is a meme hosted by Gilion at Rose City Reader. Anyone can participate; just share the opening sentence of your current read, making sure that you include the title and author so others know what you're reading.
Romance Is My Day Job: A Memoir of Finding Love at Last by Patience Bloom
"I know there's a reason why I'm here, all pouty and sullen on this Amtrak train speeding back to New York City."
Patience is 40, still single but dating a gorgeous man she calls Superman, is a romance novel editor, and yet is very disappointed with her love life. And she's tired of the irony.