Second best opening sentence ever…

VDH at NRO….

In 1850 Nathaniel Hawthorne wrote an allegory about a series of small-town would-be heroes who the gullible public claimed resembled the Great Stone Face on the side of a New Hampshire mountain.

Best?

Anne Rice at The Vampire Lestat.

In the Winter of my twenty-first year, I went out alone on horseback to kill a pack of wolves.

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