J’s uncle, who appears is an anecdote told by J. In this, Uncle Podger has the simple task of putting a picture on the wall. However, it all goes calamitously wrong: he sends his children off to get him various tools, cuts himself on the frame glass, and generally makes a big scene. Harris, J. thinks, is similarly clumsy to Uncle Podger.
Uncle Podger Character Timeline in Three Men in a Boat
The timeline below shows where the character Uncle Podger appears in Three Men in a Boat. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.