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 knocking came again now , as if the knocker had become aware that he had
stopped through some alteration of the torch's beam seen beneath the door itself
and now began to knock again with that diffident insistence of a stranger ...
or because she had stopped screaming those in the truck did not know . Then the
road vanished . There was no perceptible slant to it yet it had slipped abruptly
beneath the brown surface with no ripple , no ridgy demarcation , like a flat thin ...
92 the blower stopped . It cut short off as if it had run fulltilt into a wall , blotted out
by a tremendous silence which roared down upon him like a wave , a sea , and
there was nothing for him to hold to , picking him up , tossing and spinning him ...
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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