Thursday, September 17, 2009

Ah, Clever Authors

Because I like to quote things, and I love Dan Brown's books. (No, not just The DaVinci Code because they made a terrible movie about it...)...I thought this was clever. (page 32, The Lost Symbol)
Silence settled over the room. The student from the Women's Center looked uneasy. "You're in a cult?"

Langdon nodded and lowered his voice to ta conspiratorial whisper. "Don't tell anyone, but on the pagan day of the sun god Ra, I kneel at the foot of an ancient instrument of torture and consume ritualistic symbols of blood and flesh."

The class looked horrified.

Langdon shrugged. "And if any of you care to join me, come to the Harvard chapel on Sunday, kneel beneath the crucifix, and take Holy Communion."

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