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Thoughts on Symbolism || The Catcher in the Rye

Maybe Allie’s baseball mitt is “the catcher in the rye” for Holden? The mitt is an object that represents human connection (no matter how immortalised) and this connection is particularly powerful when it comes to death. Does the mitt stop Holden from falling off the cliff? Throughout the narrative, are the fleeting...