Catcher in the Rye – Chapters 9-17

Catcher in the Rye– Chapters 9-17

Who is Sally Hayes? What does Holden tell the reader about her?
a girl he utilized to date.
She welcomed him over to trim the tree.
Her mother believes he is wild.-lacks direction
What concerns does Holden ask the cab driver about the lagoon in Main park?
He asks “Where do the ducks go when the pond freezes?”
According to Holden, What is renowned about the truth that he didn’t wish to appear like a “screwball” when he checked into the hotel?
Everyone else in the hotel is a screwball
What is happening in the other spaces in the hotel? Who would be the king of the hotel?Why?
A couple spitting their sips of beverage into each others faces.
A male dressing like a woman.
Stradlater
What does Holden not understand. Why?
Sex.
Holden does not comprehend it.
-you never ever understand where the hell you are.
-he makes up rules-then breaks them.
Who does Holden call? Why? Where did he get the number from?
Faith Cavendish.
His buddy Eddie offered it to him at party.
Where does Holden decide to go? What does he “damn near” do before he leaves his space? Why does not he do it?
Lavender Space.
Call Jane Gallagher.
He isn’t in the best mood.
How does Holden describe his sibling, Phoebe? How does he explain himself in relation to his bros and sister?
He states Phoebe is sweet smart funny and fully grown.
The best kid.
Holden states the he is the Dumb one.
What does Holden think about the band and crowd in the Club?
The band is Corny/ Crowd is horrible
How does Holden describe the three ladies sitting together at one of the tables?
They are not appealing, the blonde one is all right. And they are not from NYC.
How do the women react when Holden gives them the “once over”? What is his response?
They chuckled like morons.
He gets up b/c he isn’t thinking about a relationship he simply wished to dance.
Which lady dances with Holden initially? What does he state about her dancing ability? What is their discussion like?
Blonde one, Berenice.
She is actually good at dancing.
Their convo is terrible. She does not listen.
Why does Holden think that the woman is a “moron?
What does he state that offends her?
She is looking for Movie Stars.
His language “Chrissakes”
What lies does Holden tell these women? What joke does he play on Marty?
He states his name is Jim Steel.
Tells that Gary Cooper remained in the Space.
Why do the ladies say that they need to get to bed? What don’t they “offer” to do? What about the lady “depresses” Holden?
They need to get up early for the very first show of the day in Radio City Music Program.
They do not offer to pay for the drinks.
They came all the method to NY to go see the first show at Radio city, depresses him.
What is Holden “pretty damn sure” about? Why?
That absolutely nothing took place to Jane on her date with Stradlater.
How did Holden fulfill Jane Gallagher? What things did they utilized to do together?
Her canine went to the restroom in Holden’s yard.
They used to play tennis, checkers, golf and went to the films together.
Why did Holden reveal Allie’s baseball glove to Jane?
What does this reveal the reader?
He trusted her. It had poems composed on it and she enjoyed poems/
What took place the afternoon that Holden came the closest to “necking” with jane?
She started weeping about he stepfather.
What concern did Holden ask Jane about her stepfather? What did she state?
HE asks if he ever was unsuitable with her.
It wasn’t that is was that her moms and dads are separated.
What does Holden inform the reader that shows that Jane wasn’t an icicle?
He tells how they held hands and how she touched the back of his neck in the motion pictures.
Where does holden chose to go?What does he say about the place and its’ owner?
Ernie’s club. He is a bogus and a snob.
What question does holden ask the taxi driver, Horowitz? What is the symbolic significance of this question?
What takes place to the ducks when the pond freezes?
What happens to kids when youth ends?
What is the crowd like at Ernie’s? How do they react when Ernie plays the piano? What is Holdens reaction to this?
Loaded with jerks (prep school and college jerks)
They listen intently then applauding loudly when he finishes. HE believes it’s rubbish.
Why do real awful women have it difficult?
Because of their looks, they should more than happy someone took them out on a date.
Where does Holden’s father want him to go to college? What does Holden say about that?
Ivy League School.
He says no way.
Who sees Holden? how does she understand him? What is her response whe she hears the D.B. remains in Hollywood?
He sees Lillian Simmons.
She utilized to date DB.
Shes thrilled that DB remains in Hollywod/
What lies does Holden tell to having a beverage with the couple?
He needs to go meet somebody.
How does Holden describe himself? What example does he give the reader to show this?
He says he is yellow (coward)
What does the elevator ask Holden? How much will it cost him?.
Do you want a prostitute? $5 a toss, $15 a night.
What does holden do when he gets back to his room? why is this strange?
He cleans himself up. Modifications his shirt
He is paying/
What admission does Holden make to the reader? Why does he state that he hasn’t navigated to this yet? What is the trouble with Holden?
That he is still a virgin,
Something constantly occurs.
When a woman states stop he stops.
How does the woman look? Why does this make him uneasy?
Closed to his age.
He considers an older ladies with alot of makeup.
What is the lady’s name? Where is she from? What does this echo from earlier in the novel?
Sunnyy from Hollywood,
DB is in Hollywood being a woman of the street.
Why can’t Holden go through with making love with the woman? What lie does he tell the girl as an excuse for his behavior?
HE feels depressed, uneasy.
HE says he had surgery in his clavichord.
How does the girl react when holden pays her?
It is not $5 it is $10
What does Holden begin doing when he feels depressed? What is he stating? WhY?
He talks to his bro Allie.
He informs him to go house and get his bike.
What comments about faith does Holden make?
He calls himself an atheist.
Who knocks on Holden’s door? Why are they trying to find him>
> Maurice and Sunny. they claim he owes them $5.
What does Sunny recognize as Holden is arguing with Maurice? What does she do? How does Holden React?
She understands his wallet is on the cabinet.
She takes the $5.
Holden screams, screams that they’re stealing from him and cries/
what does Maurice do when Holden refuses to Stop talking? How does Holden feel later on?
HE punches him in the stomach.
Seems like he is dying.
What does holden start to pretend when he is midway to the bathroom?
He pretends he was shot in the gut.
What does Holden feel like doing? Why does not he do it?
Jumping out of the window.
He does not desire people taking a look at him/
Who does Holden call? What did he lastly learn about her? Why did it take him so long to discover this out?
Sally hayes.
She is dumb.
they will constantly be Necking.
Where does holden go to pass the time prior to his date?
Grand Central Station.
What does Holdens daddy do for living? What is his household’s financial status?
How does holden understand this?
He is a lawyer.
Great.
His dad buys Broadway shows-they constantly stop working.
What does Holden state about his mother’s health? Why is she like this?
She is really anxious due to Allie’s death.
What story about, Dick Slagle, his roommate at Elkon Hills does Holden inform the reader?
The Dick’s match cases were lousy so he wanted Holden’s visible so people believe that they were his.
What do Holden and nuns talk about? What does he question?
They speak about literature. how do nuns handle the sexual material of a book.
Why was Holden embarrassed to talk about Romeo and Juliet with the nuns? What does he state about the play?
He says the play gets quite sexual in some parts. he didn’t like romeo and juliet themselves.
What awkward thing does Holden do while he is speaking to the nuns?
He unintentionally blew smoke in their faces.
What does holden purchase for phoebe?
the record “Little Shirley Beans”
What tune does holden hear the little boy singing? How does it make him feel?
If a body capture a body coming through the rye”
Cheers him up.
Why doe Holden hate the stars
They are phonies, they don’t act like real individuals.
Why do you believe that holden likes museums?
It constantly stays the exact same.
What is the very best thing in the museum? Why do you think holden feels that method?
everything is in a glass case.
HE doesn’t desire anything to change.
What is the significance of Holden walking away from the kids on the seesaw?
He is not one of them he does not belong there.
What does Holden keep questioning as he waits on sally?
What is going to happen to all of the women he sees?
What does Holden seem like doing “The minute” he sees Sally?
Weding her
What does Holden tell Sally in the cab on the way to the show?
He tells her he enjoys her.
What does Sally want to do after the play? Why does Holden say that she wishes to do that?
Go ice skating at the Radio City.
She wants to use one of the skirts they offer.
Where does Holden sat that he would be if Sally wasnt in NY?
He would be off in the woods someplace alone.
What ides does Holden state tell sally about? How does she react? Why?
The could flee to New England and reside in the woods/ she thins he is insane b/c they are virtually children
Why would Holden’s Strategy be messed up if he and sally waited until they were adults to do it?
It wouldnt work b/c they would be adults and they would have a great deal of responsibilities.
What does holden state that upsets sally? What does he do that upsets here much more?
Call her a royal pain in the ass and chuckles as he apologizes.