The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
by F. Scott Fitzgerald
Roscoe Button Timeline and Summary
- Roscoe is born to Benjamin and Hildegarde.
- Like his mother, Roscoe resents Benjamin’s reverse aging and demands that he stop it.
- When Roscoe’s age surpasses his father’s apparent age, he demands that Benjamin call him "Uncle" around the house. Roscoe refuses to take Benjamin to prep school and sign him up.
- Roscoe even asks that Benjamin wear fake whiskers and glasses to look older.