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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: Themes (For the Most Part) True or False

1. What is the guiding light? -> God
2. What is horrific? -> War
3. What comes in many different kinds and all are good? -> Rum
4. This story is about a writer trying to find her -> Husband
5. The way people elsewhere (in this case, in England) view Americans is a central theme here. Which theme is this? -> Foreignness