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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He was the one that said he could row a boat , ” the plump convict said . “ I never .
I told him myself— ” he indicated the deputy warden with a jerk of his head “ —I
couldn't . So when we got to the bayou— " “ What's this ? ” the Warden said .
Boat ? Boat ? ” Now the megaphone cursed , the roaring waves of blasphemy
and biological supposition empty cavernous and bodiless in turn , as if the water ,
the air , the mist had spoken it , roaring the words then taking them back to itself ...
I just want the boat . ” “ Take it . Only you ought to have a bookstrap or something
to carry it in . ” ( “ Carry it in ? ” the plump convict said . “ Carry it where ? Where
would you have to carry it ? ” ) He ( the tall one ) told that : how he and the woman
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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