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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Considerable talk , all pretty loud , and a lot of hands , the women standing
outside in the snow , holding up the babies for me to look at . So I opened the
commissary and gave them all a woollen shirt apiece , men , women and children
( you ...
They talked of this at night now , with the thermometer again sometimes at forty -
one . But they could at least talk in bed now , in the dark where beneath the
blankets Charlotte would , after an amount of savage heaving and twisting ( this
... two people who could not even talk to one another made an agreement which
both not only understood but which each knew the other would hold true and
protect ( perhaps for this reason ) better than any written and witnessed contract .
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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