How Is Holden An Immature Man

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According to the quote, stated by Stekel, the difference between a mature man and an immature man is that the mature man looks humbly for a solution and faces the problem in order to benefit others, while the immature man looks for a way to make himself look good or find a way to benefit himself by giving up or running away from his problems. When a challenge comes in Holden’s way, Holden gives up or runs away, instead of being strong and facing it. Holden usually distracts himself by drinking a lot, smoking, going to bars, and even hiring a prostitute. However, these distractions only make him more depressed later on. Like after Allie's death, Holden stopped applying himself to almost everything. He switched many schools, thinking that he
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