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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Inside the high , stall - like topless body the convicts stood , packed like matches
in an upright box or like the pencil - shaped ranks of cordite in a shell , shackled
by the ankles to a single chain which wove among the motionless feet and ...
She had taken a turn with it about her upper body ; she now loosed it and swung
it out until he could grasp it . Holding to the end of the vine he warped the skiff
around the end of the jam , picking up the paddle , and warped the skiff on
he cried . “ It's just snakes . Cant you hold still long enough for me to find the boat
? ” Then he found it , he got into it with the unfinished paddle ; again the thick
muscular body convulsed under his foot ; it did not strike ; he would not have
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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