Just like in the book, adult parties in NYC in the 50s and 60s were great. And, yes, they often invited young people spontaneously. My aunt’s parties – the professional ones, and the ones at home – were great fun. The parties after the parties were the best. Another era.
Leave the man alone! Everyone is entitled to be a hermit.
I just started rereading “The Catcher in the Rye”; I haven’t read it since high school – over 20 years ago. It’s an incredible piece of work. I don’t know much about Mr. Salinger, but this is why I started watching this video series…
What I learned from Part I: English teachers are born, not made. Your’s reminded me of my own.