The Great Gatsby Diction Analysis

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Register to read the introduction… Though Gatsby had money, possession, freedom, and an immense amount of people around him, he could never be part of the “new money” or high status because of his upbringing. The more Gatsby tried to reach for his dream, his illusion, the more it eluded him, taking him further and further away from reality. Gatsby rags-to-riches dream turns into a dark nightmare that led to his untimely downfall. “It eluded us then, but that’s no matter–tomorrow we will run faster, stretch out our arms farther... And one fine morning- So we beat on, boats against the current, borne back ceaselessly into the past.” Fitzgerald proved that American dream is all a myth. That even if you work hard to overcome the boundary line of society, you will always be pushed back to where you started. It is an endless cycle until you realize that you cannot change the past and that the American dream is futile, this is what Gatsby failed to

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