Mar 192018

Every Tuesday I host First Chapter First Paragraph Tuesday Intros sharing the first paragraph or two of a book that I’m reading or plan to read soon

Feel free to join in by posting your own FCFPTI and linking below

The Eye Opener

The Eye Opener by Indrajit Garai

The Postman knocks on our door: a registered mail for me.

After waiting for seven months, the document from our notary office has arrived finally. I was leaving for work, but, I put my laptop down, take the deed to my desk, and start checking it page by page. Not that I’m expecting any error, but just in case. This apartment is important for many reasons.

“Is everything alright, Franck?”

I look up. Armelle is standing beside me, worried. I draw her closer and press my check against her bulging belly.

“Yes. Our son can arrive in peace now.”

 Posted by at 8:03 PM

  32 Responses to “First Chapter, First Paragraph, Tuesday Intros”

  1. Now I am curious. Thanks for sharing and for hosting. I do want to know more about this book.

  2. I’m also very curious about what’s in the register mail. The last line is also curious. Yes, I’d like to read this collection of short stories. I do like short stories.

  3. The Eye Opener sounds like an engaging collection of short fiction. Thanks for sharing the opening of this story.

  4. Thanks for sharing, I love the intro; curious to read more.

  5. Intriguing teaser.I’d be curious to know more.

  6. Thanks for hosting! I am curious about this one!

  7. I’d keep going to find out what was in the letter…

  8. The opening does make me curious.

  9. It sounds lovely and a bit sad. I’d keep reading.

  10. I am interested to know more.

  11. I’m not sure that I’d read on. It seems sad somehow.

  12. After reading the opening, I want to know more. I’d keep reading.
    Thank you for hosting FCFPTI.

  13. It sounds interesting. I hope you enjoy it.

  14. I love short stories.

  15. I´m reading my first book on the laptop. Very different from holding a book, But I guess I can get used to that.

  16. Oh this looks good. As you may know, I’m getting into short stories more than I used to.

  17. Sounds very interesting.

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