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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... two to the block like sticks of chewing gum or chocolate from the automatic
machines . If Jesus returned today we would have to crucify him quick in our own
defense , to justify and preserve the civilization we have worked and suffered and
When he returned with the wood and the dead rabbit , the baby , wrapped in the
tunic , lay wedged between two cypress - knees and the woman was not in sight ,
though while the convict knelt in the mud , blowing and nursing his meagre ...
overcast ) of this day whose beginning he could not even remember ; when he
returned to where the fire burned in the interlaced gloom of the cypresses , even
after this short absence , evening had definitely come , as though darkness too ...
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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