cormac mccarthy’s compound words 2

Suttree:

(Vintage International, p.4)

-moonshaped

-cratewood

-fruitrinds

-lightbulbs

-skullcolored

-mooneyed

-rainflattened

-riverloam (“riverloam gardens of of upcountry landkeepers”)

-landkeepers (!)

-bonedust

-someway (“dreams dispersed in the water someway”)

-woodcutters

-everyland

(p. 5)

-deadcart

-suchwise

-countercat (“over the raindark streets to vanish cat and countercat”)

-fourfooted

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~ by ironcupshrug on 11/25/2009.

One Response to “cormac mccarthy’s compound words 2”

  1. mooneyed is a perfect word

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