Since there's no Friday Five this week... How about this:
"Are you serious, sir?" he said in a small whisper which had the effect of silencing the pub.
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, by Douglas Adams
Lucky for me I was trying to find a quote in that book earlier, other wise it would have been one of the Danielle Steel books that are laying around from my cataloging project. Bleh. Maybe just for fun we'll se what that would have led to.
She pulled a thin cloadk of indifference around her, nodded, smiled easily, and slid out of the car.
Season of Passion, by Danielle Steel