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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... time begins , retroactive , is was and will be . Then I was and so I am not and so
time never existed . It was like the instant of virginity , it was the instant of virginity
: that condition , fact , that does not actually exist except during the instant you ...
And he was not alarmed now either because there was not time , for although the
visibility ahead , for all its clarity , did not extend very far , yet in the next instant to
the hearing he was also seeing something such as he had never seen before .
But she was not , and for an instant during which the mound , the island
continued to fade slowly into the mist which seemed to enclose the skiff in
weightless and impalpable wool like a precious or fragile bauble or jewel , the
convict squatted ...
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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