The The Catcher in the Rye quotes below all refer to the symbol of The Ducks in the Lagoon in Central Park. For each quote, you can also see the other characters and themes related to it (each theme is indicated by its own dot and icon, like this one: Note: all page and citation info for the quotes below refers to the Little, Brown edition of The Catcher in the Rye published in 2001.).
Chapter 9 Quotes
You know those ducks in that lagoon right near Central Park South? That little lake? By any chance, do you happen to know where they go, the ducks, when it gets all frozen over?
The timeline below shows where the symbol The Ducks in the Lagoon in Central Park appears in The Catcher in the Rye. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
...up a conversation with his cab driver, who's named Horwitz, then finally asks about the ducks in the Central park lagoon. Horwitz becomes angry at this stupid question. Horwitz shouts that... (full context)