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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... spun it on its heel like a running horse , whereupon , reversed , he could not
even distinguish the very channel he had come up . He did not know whether he
simply could not see it or if it had vanished some time ago and he not aware at
finish , wait to finish ; he told that too : himself splashing , stumbling , trying to run ,
sobbing and gasping ; now he saw it ... running on , into the first scattered volley ,
stopping among the bullets , waving his arms , shrieking , “ I want to surrender !
Told them how ? I cant talk to them ; the interpreter was one of the wops . Besides
, he's got to keep his mine looking like it's running and that's what I am supposed
to do . So he can keep on selling the stock . That's why you are here a doctor .
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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