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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... some of whom had never even seen the Mississippi River although for past
periods ranging from a few days to ten and twenty and thirty years ( and for future
periods ranging from a few months to life ) they had plowed and planted and
Now , since even by daylight he could have seen no boundaries , the last place
under the sun ( or the streaming sky rather ) he would have suspected himself to
be would have been a river ; if he had pondered at all about his present ...
... This is a greater immensity of water , of waste and desolation , than I have ever
seen before ; perhaps not ; thinking three or four hours later , the shoreline raised
again and broken into a clutter of sailing sloops and power cruisers , These are ...
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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