TEASER TUESDAYS is hosted by MizB at Should be Reading. The idea is to share a couple of “teaser” sentences from a random page in your current read. I’m currently reading Eleanor of Aquitaine: A Life , a biography of one of the most powerful women in Europe during the Middle Ages. I don’t know about you, but non-fiction never seems to “tease” me the way fiction does. I was surprised when my random page number generator turned up something juicy. Here’s my teaser:
The buoyant tone of these charters suggests that Eleanor was happy in her new marriage. What was to become one of the most turbulent royal marriages in history seems to have begun well.
page 92, Eleanor of Aquitaine: A Life, by Alison Weir