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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pocket , as the skiff struck and hurled him once more flat on his face in the bottom
of it . This time he did not get up at once . He lay flat on his face , slightly spread -
eagled and in an attitude almost peaceful , a kind of abject meditation .
It did not take long , it was businesslike , brief , twenty - two minutes to get a jury ,
his appointed lawyer ( a young man with a round moon face and myopic eyes
behind glasses , in a crumpled linen suit ) challenging monotonously but it just
This man is not indicted for murder , Mr. Gower . You should know that . Arraign
the accused . ” Now the plump young lawyer rose . He had neither the older one's
stomach nor the lawyer's face , not yet anyway . “ Guilty , Your Honor , " he said .
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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