Constance Chatterley is deeply unhappy as she is married to Clifford who is paralyzed below the waist. Oppressed by her dreary life, she finds refuge and regeneration in the arms of Mellors the game-keeper. But can she break out against the constraints of society, and yield to her instinctive desire for him?
Lady Constance Chatterley is trapped in a loveless marriage to a man who
is impotent. Oppressed by her dreary life, she is drawn to Mellors the
gamekeeper. Breaking out against the constraints of society she yields
to her instinctive desire for him and discovers the transforming power
of physical love which leads them both towards fulfilment.
Informationen zum Autor:
D.H. Lawrence was born in 1885 in Nottingham, into a miner's family. He trained as a teacher, but had his first book, THE WHITE PEACOCK, published in 1908 after the death of his beloved mother. Illness forced him to give up teaching, and he travelled round Europe with his German wife Frieda. He died in France in 1930, but was amazingly prolific. His novels include SONS AND LOVERS, THE RAINBOW, and WOMEN IN LOVE, and many more short stories, poems, plays, and essays. weniger