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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On the evening of the wedding he and his wife went to New Orleans and spent
two days in a hotel room , though they never had a honeymoon . And though they
had slept in the same bed for twenty - three years now they still had no children .
... do ) murmurous with the ghosts of a thousand rented days and nights to which
he ( though not his wife ) had closed his ... any mixed party which stayed there
overnight unless the couple were strangers formally professing to be man and
At first I used to have to watch myself , rehearse myself each time so I would be
sure to say “ my wife ' or ' Mrs Wilbourne ' , then I discovered I had been watching
myself for months to keep from saying it ; I have even caught myself twice since ...
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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