I've been tagged by Joylene Nowell Butler, a wonderful author and cherished friend, in this Lucky Seven Challenge.
I'd been tagged a bunch of times and failed miserably at being able to follow the rules, so here's a try at doing it right.
Here are my seven lines from my work-in-progress, 'Dago'. And it's quite unedited! lol...
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The flame took hold on the coverlet, wafting the odor of scorched fabric through the room.
Enrico continued, “I firmly intend, with Your help, to do penance, to sin no more, and to avoid whatever leads me to sin.”
Father Giordano, his eyes huge with terror, tried to wriggle away from the infant flame. “Please, please.” His face contorted into a horrified mask. “Why are you doing this? I’ve never harmed you.”
“Ay, ay, ay.” Enrico waved a finger. “But you have! And you spoke these very words to me as you did it, Father.”