|The Inverted Forest|
|Original Publication Date||December 1, 1947|
Considered by some to be one of Salinger’s best stories, this one deserves reading. It was probably just too old and non-Glass-or-Caulfield-related to make it into a book.
Ford arrived nearly an hour late, and his shyness lasted almost to the dessert course. Then all of a sudden his guest-of honor behavior turned gently perfect.