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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There was no dying fall to his voice , it just ceased and the convict stood looking
quietly at a halffull quart of whiskey sitting on the table . “ How do you know he's
drowned ? ” the Warden said to the deputy . “ How do you know he didn't just see
Then the man in the launch moved ; he spat quietly over the side and said in a
voice as calm and quiet as the convict's : “ All right . Bring his boat . ” They helped
the woman , carrying the baby and the paper - wrapped parcel , into the launch .
Then , suddenly and quietly , something — the inarticulateness , the innate and
inherited reluctance for speech , dissolved and he found himself , listened to
himself , telling it quietly , the words coming not fast but easily to the tongue as he
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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