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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... rouse him to listen with a hard wrestling movement , holding him in her hard
arms while she talked in a grim quiet rapid voice not about money or its lack , not
about the details of the day's progress with the photographing , but of their
Let's go to the house and get to the bottom of this . ” They returned to the house ;
again she paused and faced him . “ Now let's have it . " “ I just counted the cans .
Measured the— ” She stared at him with that hard , almost grim impersonality .
Wasn't it pretty hard rowing coming back ? ” “ The water was still high . It was
running pretty hard still . I never made much speed for the first week or two . After
that it got better . ” Then , suddenly and quietly , something — the inarticulateness
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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