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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They could hear shouts and commands , then the guards inside the car began to
shout ; they were herded to their feet and toward the exit , the ankle chains
clashing and clanking . They descended into a fierce hissing of steam , through ...
He began to paddle , on across the cottonfield . It began to rain again , though not
hard at first . “ Yah , ” he said . “ Ask the boat . I been in it since breakfast and I aint
never knowed , where I aimed to go or where I was going either . ” That was ...
Then dawn began ( he had been hearing the shrimp boats putting out for some
time ) and he could see the draw bridge on which the railroad to New Orleans
crossed standing suddenly against the paling sky and he heard the train from
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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