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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The others stood in the aisle , they stood braced , they heard the air hiss out of
the released brakes , the engine whistled four blasts , the car came into motion
with a snapping jerk ; the platform , the compress fled violently as the train
He heard the sound which he knew well ( he had heard it but once before , true
enough , but no man needed hear it but once ) and he had been expecting it ; he
looked back , still driving the paddle , and saw it , curled , crested with its ...
And now Wilbourne heard it from behind him — the long expulsion , the sigh . “ Is
the accused trying to throw himself upon the mercy of this Court ? ” the judge said
. “ I just plead guilty , Your Honor , ” Wilbourne said . He heard it again behind ...
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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