determined always to remain a little boy. [Br. Lit.: J.M. Barrie Peter Pan]
little boy, refuses to grow up; resides in Never Never Land. [Children’s Lit.: Peter Pan]
escapes to Never Never Land to avoid growing up. [Br. and Am. Drama: Benét, 778]
Allusions—Cultural, Literary, Biblical, and Historical: A Thematic Dictionary. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.