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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The other , taller , leaned in the hard wind , looking down at the doctor with that
impatience , that seething restraint . In the black wind the house , the shack ,
stood , itself invisible , the dim light shaped not by any door or window but rather
like a ...
He still had the flashlight ; Wilbourne watched the beam of it jouncing on toward
the oleander hedge as though it too , the little futile moth - light beam , struggled
too against the constant weight of the black pitiless wind . He didn't forget that ...
There was still no sound save the wind ( there was a window , the sash did not fit
; the black wind whispered and murmured at it but did not enter , it did not want to
, did not need to ) . She lay on her back , her eyes closed , the nightgown ( that ...
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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