With jean arthur, william holden, warren william, porter hall during the 1860s tucson, a pioneer woman struggles to succeed in the freight and cattle business while at risk at the hands of corrupt and violent local businessmen and rampaging indians phoebe titus is a tough, swaggering pioneer woman, but her ways become decidedly more. Phoebe makes holden realize that his negative, immature, and pessimistic views have caused him to hold on to only the memory of his brother and caused him to shut out everything else holden wishes to stay young so that he can feel closer to his brother. The catcher in the rye was a book full with a lot of great imagery and a lot of thought put into it the book is a very easy to read , it can be read very quickly and very easy to understand i enjoyed reading this book due to the fact that the main character holden caulfield is a 16 year old boy growing up.
Get an answer for 'give specific quotes from the catcher in the rye of how holden overcomes his alienation only with phoebe ' and find homework help for other the catcher in the rye questions at. Holden speaks often of phoebe's quirky, creative traits she doesn't like her middle name, so she keeps making up new ones she writes diaries, dances seriously, and embodies the joy of childhood as holden imagines it. Quotes tagged as holden-caulfield (showing 1-25 of 25) “anyway, i keep picturing all these little kids playing some game in this big field of rye and all thousands of little kids, and nobody's around - nobody big, i mean - except me.
Allie caulfield (1935–18 july 1946) was db, holden, and phoebe's brother who died of leukemia allie was two years younger than his brother holden and about three years older than his sister phoebe holden describes him to be smart for his age that teachers were always writing letters to. Holden's younger sister though only ten years old, phoebe is considerably more mature than holden she is a voice of reason throughout the novel, both in holden's thoughts and in the advice she gives to him in person. Jane is one of the few others holden will open up to aside from phoebe because of his recluse like nature, he does this by saying she was the only one, outside my family, that i ever showed allie's baseball mitt to(pg77.
By j d salinger holden and his phony family the protagonist, holden caulfield, interacts with many people throughout jd salinger's novel the catcher in the rye, but probably none have as much impact on him as certain members of his immediate family. Holden and phoebe caufield character sketch essay holden caulfield: holden caulfield is an intelligent but insecure high-school junior who is expelled from pencey prep which is the fourth boarding school he has attended for failing four out of five subjects - holden and phoebe caufield character sketch essay introduction. ~jd salinger, the catcher in the rye, chapter 17, spoken by the character holden caulfield anyway, i'm sort of glad they've got the atomic bomb invented if there's ever another war, i'm going to sit right the hell on top of it. 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 remarks about his little sister.
(holden got the poem wrong and phoebe corrected him they way holden thought it went goes with his dream about being the catcher in the rye) whenja get home (phoebe says this when she wakes up and sees holden in her room. The catcher in the rye quotes (showing 1-30 of 594) “what really knocks me out is a book that, when you're all done reading it, you wish the author that wrote it was a terrific friend of yours and you could call him up on the phone whenever you felt like it. Holden's only respite from the world is through the innocence of his little sister he has trouble with her growing up where holden is sentimental, phoebe is realistic she realizes how angry her father will be at holden and refuses to listen to holden when he tells how he will go to a ranch in. The catcher in the rye is a story by j d salinger, partially published in serial form in 1945–1946 and as a novel in 1951 a classic novel originally published for adults, it has since become popular with adolescent readers for its themes of teenage angst and alienation.
Phoebe and holden seem to have the closest relationship within the book holden feels that he can relate the best with his younger sister, and phoebe seems to look up to holden, in a way they get along quite well, but they are siblings, so there are still some times that things get a little tense between the two of them. Phoebe is a foil character in this book because she makes holden seem that much more immature because of her level of maturity at such a young age she is more mature than holden and he is six years older than her. Phoebe is holden's 10 year old little sister he thinks the world of her and she is the one that eventually 'brings' him home.