"Then what she did -- it damn near killed me -- she reached in my coat pocket and took out my red hunting hat and put it on my head.
"'Don't you want it?' I said.
"'You can wear it a while.'"
Chapter 25 of The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger.
I love this book. Go read it.
Holden, Phoebe, and text belong to Mr. Salinger.