remembering a recluse
- New York Times, Salinger's NY
- S.J. Gilman's reflection on NPR
- A funny reflection on Salinger, which a friend, Bill Shein wrote back in 2004 here.
Holden: "You know that song, 'If a body catch a body comin' through the rye'?..."
Phoebe: "It's 'If a body meet a body coming through the rye'!... It's a poem. By Robert Burns."
*link to Robert Burns poem, "Comin thro' the Rye," (includes the Burns-ian English and the modern translation).*