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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The skiff had paid off and now ran with the current again . It seemed again to
spring from immobility into incredible speed , and he thought he must already be
miles away from where his companion had quitted him , though actually he had ...
that the paddle was gone ; this time when the skiff hurled him forward he had
flung the paddle not into it but beyond it . “ It's right there in them brush tops , ” the
woman said . “ You can get it . Here . Catch a holt of this . ” It was a grapevine .
he went on , driving the skiff with muscles which had been too tired so long they
had quit feeling it , as when a man has had bad luck for so long that he ceases to
believe it is even bad , let alone luck . Even when he ate -the scorched lumps the
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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