THIS is why The Catcher in the Rye should never, ever be made into a film. If Hollywood ever get’s their dumb, greedy, snarky hands on this wonderful piece of literature, I hope everyone involved dies a sudden, painful death therefor having to end the project. The end.
“No very young man even if he has X quite knows what to do with it.”
Out of context this is one of the more profound statements about young adulthood that I’ve recently read.