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.
The Promise: A Novel
by Ann Weisgarber
"There wasn't nothing good about funerals."
Well that's blunt but certainly true. Particularly as this funeral is for the narrator's best friend.