Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly meme hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. To participate, grab your current read, open to a random page and share a few sentences. Don't include spoilers, but do include the title and author.
Well, then she had to be tolchocked proper with one of the weights for the scales, and then a fair tap with the crowbar they had opening cases, and that brought the red out like an old friend.
p.13 of A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess