The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald Essay

1191 Words Apr 26th, 2016 5 Pages
How can you not be happy with a ton of money, nice cars, all the clothing you can think of, and a house that many don 't have. In The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald, Jay Gatsby has all of that, he is known for his fame and all his money that he has even though the money he got was passed down from his parents he is still happy in life. Gatsby throws huge parties every weekend and only people who get invited straight from him are allowed to come to the parties. Usually only his close friends and the rich people get invited. In the book A Doll’s House by Henrik Ibsen Torvald gets a promotion in his job and is able to pay off debts and has money to spend on things that him and Nora want.
In the books The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald and A Doll’s House by Henrik Ibsen, wealth is a major part in both books and the reader learns that being wealthy means that you can have more fun and have more luxurious things in life, thus making a person happier than someone of a lower class. Usually people say that being rich can be a bad thing because rich people think that they are better than everyone else and that they are the better people just because they have more money and are able to go out and do whatever they want and own what they want. But in The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald the book shows that someone that is rich owns a mansion, nice clothes, and nice cars and still has fun with other people by hosting huge parties every weekend. Also in the book A Doll’s…

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