William Faulkner: As I Lay Dying

William Faulkner: As I Lay Dying

But I ain’t so sho that ere a man has the right to say what is crazy and what ain’t. It’s like there was a fellow in every man that’s done a-past the sanity or the insanity, that watches the sane and the insane doings of that man with the same...
William Faulkner: Absalom, Absalom!

William Faulkner: Absalom, Absalom!

… because there is that might-have-been which is the single rock we cling to above the maelstrom of unbearable reality … Quentin Compson, ein junger Student aus Mississippi, versucht Anfang des 20. Jahrhunderts, Shreve, seinem kanadischen Zimmergenossen...