Closing Lines of Literature

Random Literature or Nintendo Quiz

Can you name the Closing Lines of Novels and Short Stories?

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

How to Play
Challenge
Share
Tweet
Embed
Score 0/26 Timer 07:00
Closing LineNovel or StoryAuthor
The three of us sat at a table, and it seemed as though six people were missing.
A whiskered old man, with a linen cap and a crooker nose...to share his part of the secret of heaven...and the world is full of stories, but all the stories are one.
The old man was dreaming about the lions.
...the deep and dank tan at my feet closed sullenly and silently over the fragments of the 'House of Usher.'
And it was like a confirmation of their new dreams and excellent intentions that at the end of their journey their daughter sprang to her feet first and stretched her young body.
But so long as it is there it will seek its own way out, heedless of the will that is within me.
God, I wish you could've been there.
I ran with the wind blowing in my face, and a smile as wide as the Valley of Panjsher on my lips. I ran.
...a tanker, small and neat...against the blue sea, hugging the reef...to keep from wasting fuel against the stream.
Nobody ever launched a better rocket than you.
'Tis
So call the fields to rest, and let's away - To part the glories of this happy day
This enemy who never attacked that way - if he ever attacked at all, if he was indeed the enemy.
Closing LineNovel or StoryAuthor
They are the magi.
Here, I'll reach the squeezer down to you.
So thanks to all at once and to each one, Whom we invite to see us crowned at Scone.
Now what the hell ya suppose is eatin' them two guys?
But we must cultivate our garden.
Because if it's a girl, Laila has already named her.
All right, honey - go on down. I be down directly.
David Lawson continued to take short breaths and despite paroxysms of choking cried out until his voice was but a whisper: 'I...am...a...human...being.'
He turned away to give them time to pull themselves together, and waited, allowing his eyes to rest on the trim cruiser in the distance
For half of a century no mortal has disturbed them. In pace requiescat?
The creatures outside looked from pig to man, and from man to pig, and from pig to man again; but already it was impossible to say which was which.
But the goddess still kept Mentor's build and voice
He would be there all night, and he would be there when Jem waked up in the morning.

You're not logged in!

Compare scores with friends on all Sporcle quizzes.
Sign Up with Email
OR
Log In

You Might Also Like...

Show Comments

Extras


Your Account Isn't Verified!

In order to create a playlist on Sporcle, you need to verify the email address you used during registration. Go to your Sporcle Settings to finish the process.