RE: The Catcher in the Rye help with homework Chapter 21
- Characterize Phoebe.
- In what ways does Phoebe seem older than Holden? Who is more in touch with reality, Holden or Phoebe? Defend your answer.
- Why isn’t Holden recognized when he goes to his family’s apartment?
- Where does Holden find Phoebe sleeping?
- Why does Phoebe become so angry with Holden?
Why isn’t Holden recognized when he goes to his family’s apartment?
Holden takes the elevator up to his family’s apartment. Luckily for him, the regular elevator operator is gone, and he is able to convince the new one, who doesn’t recognize him, that he wants to visit the Dicksteins, who live across the hall from the Caulfields.