Pretty mouth and green my eyes
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pretty mouth and green my eyes
Nine Stories Summary and Analysis of "Pretty Mouth and Green My Eyes"
Dec 03, PM. But then toward the end Arthur calls back and tells Lee that Joanie just got in. Of course he could have been lying. Who do you think that the girl was? Dec 05, PM. That is who the girl was.
The phone rings. She is unsure, and asks him what he thinks. His name is Lee. Lee looks at the girl, and certain things become clear. The girl is Joanie, and Lee has taken her to his place after a party. He and Arthur work at the same law firm.
Salinger we have the theme of conflict, honesty, deception, betrayal and paralysis. Joanie too appears to be in conflict within herself over her cheating on Arthur. Salinger also appears to be exploring the theme of honesty and deception. It may also be important that at no stage in the story does Lee appear to feel any guilt about the fact that he is deceiving and betraying Arthur. If anything Lee appears to be allowing his ego to come into play.
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Daily Book Excerpt: Adult fiction:. Nine Stories , by J. It is perfectly clear what happens in this story. Thank you, Mr. Crothers, for teaching me not just how to write a paper — but how to actually analyze a story in 10th grade. It starts with a grey-haired man in bed with a young woman.
It is the story of an old man who speaks to his friend on the phone about his wife, while the old man appears to be with her. Lee and a woman are in his apartment together. The phone rings and he reaches across her to answer it. It is Arthur, worried about his wife, Joanie, who disappeared from a party. Lee tells him to relax and assures him that she will turn up soon. Arthur is worried about his job too.