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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hissed in the harsh salt grass of the unkempt other lot ; now he could see a dim
light in the other house . “ Bleeding , hey ? ” he said . It was overcast ; the
invisible wind blew strong and steady among the invisible palms , from the
invisible sea ...
... and airy indecision like a bird above a fleeing countryside , undecided where
to light or whether to light at all , while the convict squatted in it still going through
the motions of paddling , waiting for an opportunity to scream . He never found it .
... anachronic and unreal as the waxing and waning of lights in a theatre scene )
and the skiff emerging now with the woman no longer supine beneath the
shrunken soaked private's coat but sitting bolt upright , gripping the gunwales
with both ...
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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