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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Here they both saw and heard movement — the slow profound eastward and
upstream ( “ It's running backward , ” one convict said quietly . ) set of the still rigid
surface , from beneath which came a deep faint subaquean rumble which (
water - line exactly as a dead fly vanished beneath the moiling industry of a
swarm of ants . They finished eating . Then it began to rain again , as upon a
signal , while they stood or squatted in their harsh garments which had not dried
But they could at least talk in bed now , in the dark where beneath the blankets
Charlotte would , after an amount of savage heaving and twisting ( this too
ritualistic ) emerge from the woollen undergarment to sleep in the old fashion .
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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