RORY: All [Luke] does is stick up for you and all you do is make his life harder. I guess that’s what you have to do when you’re trying to be Holden Caulfield, but I think it stinks.
Holden Caulfield is the seventeen-year-old protagonist of J.D. Salinger’s 1951 novel, The Catcher in the Rye. Since the book’s publication, he has become an icon for teenage rebellion and angst.