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 aware of no cessation of motion since the steady dark wind still blew past
him . Because I am at the wrong age for this , he thought . If I were twenty - five I
could say , Thank God I am not him because I would know it was only my luck ...
They were both there , the husband and the wife , he in the conservative ,
spuriously unassertive dark suit , the face of a college senior revealing nothing ,
lending an air of impeccable and formal rightness to the paradoxical act of
handing the ...
It was full dark now . That is , night had completely come , the gray dissolving sky
had ... The darkness in fact had its advantages ; he could now stop seeing the
rain . He and his garments had been wet for more than twenty - four hours now so
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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