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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Perhaps they watched the approach of the disaster with that same amazed and
incredulous hope of the slaves — the lions and bears and elephants , the grooms
and bathmen and pastrycooks — who watched the mounting flames of Rome ...
He watched her , he made no further effort to help her beyond holding the skiff
savagely steady while she lowered herself from the limb — the entire body , the
deformed swell of belly bulging the calico , suspended by its arms , thinking , And
In the gloom after the snowglare the faces vanished and only the eyes watched
him out of nothing , subdued , patient , obedient , trusting and wild . " Now what ?
” he said again . Then he began to watch Charlotte and now they all watched her
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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