The Catcher in the Rye Chapter 15 Summary and Analysis

J. D. Salinger

Chapter 15 Summary and Analysis

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The Nuns: two nuns whom Holden meets in Grand Central Station

Dick Slagle: Holden’s roommate at Elkton Hills School

Louis Shaney: a Catholic boy at Whooton School whom Holden met in the infirmary

Holden awakens at about 10:00 a.m. on Sunday. He considers having breakfast sent up to his room, but he is afraid that Maurice may be the one to bring it. Instead, he thinks about calling Jane Gallagher, decides against it, and then calls Sally Hayes. He arranges to meet Sally for an afternoon show. Concerned about his luggage, he decides to rent a locker at Grand Central Station. Once there, he has breakfast at the counter in the...

(The entire section is 530 words.)