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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Only it wasn't actually that , of course . The job just played out , as I knew in time it
would— ” “ Well , " she said . “ And we haven't got a drink in the house . You go
down to the store and get a bottle while I — No , wait . We'll go out and eat and ...
He was busy at the stove with beans and rice and dried apricots — one of those
secret cooking or eating specialties such as every bachelor seems to have and
which some can actually produce though , you would have said at first glance ,
Now earth actually appeared — an acclivity smooth and swift and steep , bizarre ,
solid and unbelievable ; an Indian mound , and he plunging at the muddy slope ,
slipping back , the woman struggling in his muddy hands . “ Let me down !
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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