I have always been a little apprehensive about starting this one given it is the longest book ever written in English language. Despite my misgivings though, it is actually really easy to get into the story and I am really enjoying it. Having said that, I have been reading it for a week and am only 1/3 of the way into the book. Here is the opening sentence:
"'You will marry a boy that I chose,' said Mrs Rupa Mehra firmly to her younger daughter."