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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It was not riches , not the crass loot ; that would have been merely a bangle to
wear upon the breast of his pride like the Olympic runner's amateur medal - a
symbol , a badge to show that he too was the best at his chosen gambit in the
The bricks struck the mass without a sound ; there was no premonitory buzz or
whirr at all , the edges of the papers merely tilted and produced from among them
, with the magical abruptness with which the little metal torpedo containing ...
... or self - delusion or perhaps even merely masochism . “ Go on , ” Rittenmeyer
said . “ Get out of the aisle . " His voice was harsh , his hand almost rough as he
pushed her into the seat and set the bag beside the other one . " Remember now
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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