There are two novels that can change a bookish fourteen-year old’s life: The Lord of the Rings and Atlas Shrugged.
One is a childish fantasy that often engenders a lifelong obsession with its unbelievable heroes, leading to an emotionally stunted, socially crippled adulthood, unable to deal with the real world. The other, of course, involves orcs.” —
Jai rocked Hatfield Square. Oh yeah. Boy’s got game.
Jai was cocooned in a purple hammock. Mmmm. That was nice.