All of a sudden then, I wanted to get the hell out of the room.

from J.D. Salinger – The Catcher in the Rye (Chap. 2) on Rap Genius


It’s almost as if Holden wants to escape a reality check, since it’s pretty clear that Mr. Spencer is less concerned with the awful paper Holden wrote than he is with his former student’s utter carelessness for anything that is considered important in the adult world, like his education.

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