Tagged by Trin
1. Pick up the nearest book of 123 pages or more. No cheating!
2. Find page 123.
3. Find the first five sentences.
4. Post the next three sentences.
5. Tag five people.
Everyone else has also invited their readers to guess the book.
I am NOT going to tag anybody. Most of the people I know who would do this already have or have been tagged to do it. If you haven't and want to go right ahead.
Mahmoud spoke again, a phrase too terse for me to take its meaning, but it cut Ali off as with a blade.
The angry man stared furiously at the calm seated one, then turned his back without a word and stormed into the night.
We all turned in shortly thereafter, but the night's silence was broken by the lengthy murmur of conversation, rising and falling, from the direction of the black tent.