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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They both ate , sitting on the skiff , the gobbling faces no longer watching them
now , the convict gnawing slowly and painfully at the thick sandwich , hunched ,
his face laid sideways to the food and parallel to the earth as a dog chews ; the ...
thought , sitting beside the woman on the upturned skiff , the baby nursing again ,
apparently looking too out across the water where , a mile away on either hand ,
the twin lines of levee resembled parallel unbroken floating thread ) and then it ...
... leaving it sitting on a mudilat beside the bright glitter of the river's mouth with a
thin line of drying garments across the after well deck . The sun was setting
behind it now and he could not distinguish much , but the next morning 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