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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... raggedly and from beyond which came a heavy smell of jasmine which
seemed to lie visible upon the rich stagnant air already impregnated with the
smell of sugar and bananas and hemp from the docks , like inert wisps of fog or
even paint .
wild filthy jabbering men were already beginning to load the cars . “ Now what ? ”
Wilbourne said . “ I cant talk to them . ” “ Yes , you can . Some way . They believe
you are the boss now and nobody yet ever failed to understand the man he ...
Wilbourne rose , already moving toward the doctor , his hand already extended
for the bag . “ It will last this time , " he said , " but the heart's — Here . Give me the
bag . What do you carry ? Strychnine ? ” He watched the bag as it fled , snatched
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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