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 ...
Holding to the end of the vine he warped the skiff around the end of the jam ,
picking up the paddle , and warped the skiff on beneath the limb and held it and
now he watched her move , gather herself heavily and carefully to descendthat ...
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