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A Perfect Day for Bananafish

A Perfect Day for Bananafish

by J.D. Salinger

Protagonist

Character Role Analysis

Seymour Glass

Seymour is the focus and central enigma of "A Perfect Day for Bananafish." Though he's not present for the first half of the story, Muriel's conversation with her mother still resolves around Seymour, and it is with his story that we are primarily concerned.


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