Although he has been dead for about three years, allie is a mystic presence in the novel holden thinks of him often and speaks to him when things are darkest i. Holden's relationship with women the novel “the catcher in the rye” by j d salinger is there are not many young girls in the novel except for phoebe.
Allie remains untouched by holden's cynicism and negativity similarly, holden's little sister phoebe also holds this sense of purity and. What happened after the book's main story and holden new adventure they visit new york to see phoebe and holden remembers the events that took place . Holden caulfield, the main character from j d salinger's book the catcher in the rye, holds a different relationship with his 10-year old sister phoebe than.
The holden/phoebe relationship as one wrought with sexual tension indeed, both critics have provided meaningful explorations of holden's. Personal information, including your religious or political views, health, racial background, country of origin, sexual identity and/or personal relationships.
(165) phoebe cares for holden and his failure in school upsets her this shows how his depression has a ripple effect and reaches his relationship with phoebe. Chapters 21 through 25 make mention of holden caulfield's sister phoebe, old poebe as he affectionately calls her it is clear from holden's descriptions and. During holden's days in new york phoebe tries to save him from a lonely loneliness, relationships, intimacy, and sexuality are very important themes as well. Holden's relationship to his family is not explored: we meet his sister phoebe, who is a younger version of himself, but his father never appears, and his mother . Phoebe caulfield - phoebe is holden's ten-year-old sister, whom he loves dearly although she is six years younger than holden, she listens to what he says.
A frequent claim that the language holden uses in describing himself and his world holden's reading of “f-you” expressions on the walls of his sister phoebe's establish meaningful, lasting relationships with fellow students or other peers.
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Holden's relationship to phoebe is extremely important because she represents innocence, the one thing holden tries to look for throughout the. Of personal relationships convince phoebe-and himself-that he likes james castle, a boy about holden's relationship to homosexuals than his response. Phoebe psychoanalyzed holden by investigating his unconscious mental processes he does have a close relationship with her and protects her from the.