Study Guide

The Day of the Locust Chapter 15

By Nathanael West

Chapter 15

  • Tod visits the Greeners' apartment the following day, but Harry informs him that Faye is at the movies with Homer. The two men sit down and chat about the movie biz.
  • Tod notes that Harry seems to enjoy suffering. For example, he has a habit of going to bars and confessing his sad life story to the fellow patrons.
  • Faye returns home at the end of the night and doesn't seem interested in talking to Tod.