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For Esmé with Love and Squalor

For Esmé with Love and Squalor


by J.D. Salinger

For Esmé with Love and Squalor: Quotes (What was Said) True or False

1. Who said, "I prefer stories about squalor."? -> Narrator
2. Who said, "You weren’t insane. You were simply doing your duty. You killed that pussycat in as manly a way as anybody could’ve under the circumstances."? -> Charles
3. Who said, "Can’t you ever be sincere?"? -> Clay
4. Who asked, "Are you very deeply in love with your wife? Or am I being too personal?"? -> Miss Megley
5. Who said, "I hope you return from the war with all your faculties intact."? -> Esme