“A Perfect Day for Bananafish” revolves around the main character, Seymour Glass and his wife as they vacation in Florida just after World War II in 1948. It is soon revealed that Seymour Glass is suspected to have mental illness after his return from the war, leaving his wife, Muriel, and all the people around him in danger. A materialistic wife with little regard for Seymour’s mental health, Muriel displays a sizable lack of interest for the people around her. The reader is left in sus...
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