The second example jd salinger uses to show that holden's depression is not only affecting him, but the people around him, is through phoebe phoebe is holden's younger sister this shows how his depression has a ripple effect and reaches his relationship with phoebe an additional example in which jd. With phoebe, holden finally discovers a real human connection, and consequently this connection allows relationship between the individual and the society here something needs to change in order so when holden shoot[ s] the old bull to old spencer (13}, his mind lin- gers--as it will periodically. Are relationships meaningful here is a holden is a 16-year-old boy—in a coming-of-age novel, the catcher in the rye, by jd salinger so, his his sister phoebe phoebe is a grounding force in his life she's a smart 10-year-old kid, who hasn't lost her innocence yet (and he'd like to keep it that way. Actor nic westaway was pleased that his character was getting a new love interest, while series producer lucy addario believed phoebe would bring out a different side to him phoebe and kyle's relationship was tested by the appearance of his dark side, mark nicholson's (steve rodgers) attempts to break them up and.
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 phoebe is also unusually perceptive: her insight into holden's misanthropy, his hatred of almost. Holden caulfield has to wrestle not only with the usual difficult adjustments of the adolescent years, in sexual, familial and peer relationships he has in the foyer of the caulfield apartment he recognizes a funny smell that doesn't smell like any place else, and he finds phoebe asleep in d b's bed: i. 110218 welcome to twenty questions every week i'll be sharing a new twenty -something on the blog and their responses to twenty quick-fire, intimate questions no one featured on twenty questions is a celebrity or public figure, and most of these people i don't know very well, or at all my hope is that by taking a peek. Chapters 24-26, overview part two, novel: the catcher in the rye, jd salinger, english texts, year 9, nsw chapter 24 holden reveals that he has known mr and mrs antolini for quite some time and that they have a close relationship with the family when holden arrives, mr antolini receives him warmly he soon reveals.
Holden's 10-year-old sister, phoebe, is bright, pretty, mature beyond her years, sane, and his most trusted link to family holden's adolescence and his confusion complicate the relationship with phoebe all things considered, the relationship between holden and phoebe seems healthy and normal for caring siblings. This thesis, i discuss holden's relationship with various authority figures in the novel and argue that contrary to the monastery (50), when he explains to his younger sister phoebe his plans to escape to a ranch in colorado (165) stories in children's reading textbooks on the whole supported the lonely crowd' s claims. Holden's thoughts of allie are shown with the fact that holden wrote stradlater's composition on old allie's baseball mitt (salinger 38-39) when holden is talking to phoebe about what he likes, is a third example of his close younger sibling relations 'you can't even think of one thing yes, i can yes, i can well, do it, then.
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, that he loves her phoebe is an ingenuous child, who readily and honestly displays her feelings when holden sneaks into the. Phoebe—according to holden—is not only the smartest kid ever, but also best dancer ever, and the most sympathetic listener ever, and the funniest little sister ever check out the way we learn about her: you'd like her i mean if you tell old phoebe something, she knows exactly what the hell you're talking about i mean you. View phoebe holden rucker's profile on linkedin, the world's largest professional community phoebe holden has 8 jobs listed on their profile see the complete profile on linkedin and discover phoebe holden's connections and jobs at similar companies.
Salinger's catcher in the rye describes holden and phoebe using neuro- linguistic programming suggesting pedophilia and incest avoidance of such relations seems to be instinctive among many mammalian species as well as humans accordingly, the near-universal human taboo on incest (that is,.
A notable character that has this trait is phoebe, holden's younger sister holden regrets growing up and despises most adults for having non-pure intentions like that of phoebe and because of that holden sees the innocent and pure children as symbols, and that's why he wanted to be a catcher in the rye. Holden's relationship with phoebe holden caulfield, the main character from jd salinger's book the catcher in the rye, holds a different relationship with his 10 -year old sister phoebe than any other character in the book with his view of life and his insecurities, holden finds it hard to connect with, get. (salinger 59) many people her age would not appreciate being woken up that late at night, especially by their brother, but there is a mutual respect between phoebe and holden that would allow for this event to occur through out the whole novel, this relationship continues because she is his little sister and he would never.