The Wild Palms
Vintage Books, 1964 - 339 pàgines
An early Faulkner novel, originally published in 1939, embodying two interlocking stories of illicit love, a tragedy of men who deny the responsibilities of love, yet cannot do without it.
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The deputy warden spoke without preamble . “ We lost a man , ” he said . He
called the tall convict's name . “ Lost him ? ” the Warden said . " Yah . Drowned . ”
Without turning his head he spoke to the plump convict . “ Tell him , " he said .
the Warden said to the deputy . “ How do you know he didn't just see his chance
to escape , and took it ? ” " Escape where ? ” the other said . " The whole Delta's
flooded . There's fifteen foot of water for fifty miles , clean back to the hills .
He didn't even look at the Warden . He was watching , talking to , the emissary . "
No sir . He aint ” “ But he has received an official discharge as being dead . Not a
pardon nor a parole either : a discharge . He's either dead , or free . In either ...
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LibraryThing ReviewRevisió d'Usuari - isisingonthecake - LibraryThing
My mother asked me what I thought of it, and mentioned that she thought it sounded kind of "steamy" from the GoodReads summary, so this started out as a comment on her comment and then turned into a ... Llegeix la ressenya completa
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A couple meet, she is married with children , he is a poor naive medical student. They fall in love and run away. She is an artist. He wants to keep their love pure, above middle class conventions ... Llegeix la ressenya completa