This is a weekly meme hosted by Wandering Words, where you give the first few lines of a book to hook your readers before introducing the book
Here are the first lines……
Spring of One
The journalists arrived before the coffin did. They gathered at the gate overnight and by dawn they were a crowd. By nine o’clock they were a swarm. It was near midday before Corvus Crow made the long walk from his front door to the tall iron rails keeping them at bay.