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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Among the first to disembark was one of the penitentiary deputy wardens ,
followed closely by the plump convict and another white man — a small man with
a gaunt unshaven wan face still wearing an expression of incredulous outrage .
... a semi - liquid mess violent with pepper and mostly fish considerably high , the
chicory - thickened coffee ) and , shirtless , followed the little scuttling bobbing
bright - eyed rotten - toothed man down the crude ladder and into the pirogue .
... a cheap - looking nickel - plated revolver such as you could find in almost any
pawnshop and which , as far as serviceability was concerned , should still have
been there , and followed by the gray - faced Medusaheaded woman in a shawl .
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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
LibraryThing ReviewRevisió d'Usuari - pnorman4345 - LibraryThing
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