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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looked up and saw , sitting in a tree and looking at him , a woman . She was not
ten feet away . She sat on the lowest limb of one of the trees holding the jam he
had grounded on , in a calico wrapper and an army private's tunic and a ...
... any destination , but just to keep the skiff from beating itself to fragments
against the tree trunks . Then something exploded , this time against the back of
his head , and stooping trees and dizzy water , the woman's face and all , fled
He tried to tell that too — that day while the skiff fled on among the bearded trees
while every now and then small quiet tentative exploratory feelers would come up
from the wave behind and toy for a moment at the skiff , light and curious , then ...
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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