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.
Resultats 1 - 3 de 26.
sleep until she slid naked ( she never wore a sleeping garment , she told him she
had never owned one ) into bed to wake him , rouse him to listen with a hard
wrestling movement , holding him in her hard arms while she talked in a grim
running on , into the first scattered volley , stopping among the bullets , waving
his arms , shrieking , “ I want to surrender ! I want to surrender ! ” watching not in
terror but in amazed and absolutely unbearable outrage as a squatting clump of ...
... he still paddling even while the paddle found no purchase save air and still
paddled even as he and the deer shot forward side by side at arm's length , he
watching the deer now , watching the deer begin to rise out of the water bodily
until it ...
Què en diuen els usuaris - Escriviu una ressenya
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
LibraryThing ReviewRevisió d'Usuari - pnorman4345 - LibraryThing
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