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Catcher in the Rye

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At the beginning of chapter 3, Holden comments on Ossenburger, a Pencey alum who donated money to the school.

Based on Holden's definition of a phony, which of the following quotes does NOT refer to Ossenburger being a phony?

A

"He made a pile of dough in the undertaking business."

B

"Anyway, he gave Pencey a pile of dough, and they named our wing after him."

C

"He started out with about fifty corny jokes, just to show us what a regular guy he was."

D

"He came up to the school in his big goddam Cadillac."

E

"He told us we ought to think of Jesus as our buddy and all. He said he talked to Jesus all of the time."