Mr. Prud’homme is a substitute house master at Devon and is in charge of Gene and Finny’s building during the summer term. Because Mr. Prud’homme isn’t as strict or severe as the other masters, Finny finds it easy to charm the man and thereby avoid ever getting in trouble for his and Gene’s habitual shenanigans.
Mr. Prud’homme Character Timeline in A Separate Peace
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...talking about the various updates he’s heard and speaking patriotically about what’s happening. Shortly after Mr. Prud’homme leaves his and Gene’s room, he puts on a pink shirt. This astounds Gene, who... (full context)