The Rich Boy The Birdal Party And The Great Gatsby Analysis

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Comparison of The Rich Boy, The Bridal Party, and The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald The 1920’s market a booming America economy, making evident transition between social classes. People …show more content…
As he grows older and finally wants to commit, he discovers that she is to marry another man. When Anson hears the news, he relive the past wanting Paula more only because now he understand tah he cannot have her. From that moment he continues to have hopes and drams of being with her, “still hoped that they would some day marry” No matter who he dated, Paula remained in his head. Michael Curly in “The Birdal Party” has a strong love for Caroline Dandy, where she too, is to marry another man. In addition, she grows even stronger in Michael’s heart. Michael tries hard to conquer Caroline’s heart, explaining that he loves here and believes he feels more right to marry her. He shows his hope when he says “Well I won’t give up till the last moment…one takes what one can get, up to the limit of one’s strength, and if I can’t have her, at least she’ll go into the marriage with some of me in her hart.” In The Great Gatsby, Gatsby has a vision by believing he can relive the past with Daisy. Gatsby’s …show more content…
Gatsby also disregards Tom and Daisy’s having a child together and keep this denial in his head until he actually sees the little girl. His face shows this surprised, “Afterward he kept looking at the child with great surprise. I [Nick Carraway] don’t think he had ever really believed in its existence before.” Althuugh seeing the child should bring
Gatsby to face the reality, he chooses to remain in an illusion. Fitzgerald also depicts each character as believing that their favorable financial status can help them in achieving what they want, their loves. Anson Hunter, a self-confident, well-off, prominent young man believes that he can attain anyone and anything in life. He feels certain that his position in life could keep
Paula hanging on throughout the years because she is attracted to his lifestyle, “…Paula and her mother accompanied him [Anson] North, she was impressed with the standing of his family in New York and with the scale on which they lived in.” Even so Paula could tolerate only so much of waiting for Anson which gave her no choice but to move on even if Anson was sure she would not, “Anson was too acute to wonder. When he saw a man’s name in her letter he felt more sure

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