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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... knowing only that there was water beyond it from hearsay and because now
and then they heard the whistles of steamboats from beyond it and , during the
last week or so had seen the stacks and pilot houses moving along the sky sixty
Presently they were haled to their feet and told off into two groups , one of which
was armed from a stack of mud - clogged picks and shovels nearby , and
marched away up the levee . A little later the motor launch with its train of skiffs
came up ...
She was not ten feet away . She sat on the lowest limb of one of the trees holding
the jam he had grounded on , in a calico wrapper and an army private's tunic and
a sunbonnet , a woman whom he did not even bother to examine since that ...
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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