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    According to Nick Carraway, “You can’t repeat the past,” Gatsby astonishingly replies: “Can’t repeat the past? … Why of course you can!” To Gatsby time appears as submissive to his will as wealth or power. (Miller) All Gatsby wants is to turn back time to before he was well known and wealthy, he wants to be great. How does he achieve this “greatness” you may ask? Gatsby’s actions prove him to be a sincere and loyal person, even during a time of corrupt social values. From taking the blame of Myrtle's death, to having a different, more optimistic look towards life. Gatsby dreamt of being the son of god when he was a child. Gatsby went from being dirt poor to becoming one of the most well people in New York.But is he really “Great”? Gatsby’s bootlegging business was a main cause of his unfortunate death. He opened many drug stores and sold liquor illegally over the counter. Gatsby’s lies fooled people into thinking he was a different man than he really was. Even though Jay Gatsby acquired his wealth illegally, he remains “great” because he impresses people with his ability to pursue his dream. Gatsby’s romance with Daisy shows that he not just a wealthy bootlegger, he also a loving and caring person. Gatsby met Daisy five years ago in Louisville, he then got called into war, and was separated from Daisy. When Nick gets invited to one of Gatsby’s parties he encounters Jordan. During the end of the party Jordan releases why Gatsby does the things he does. ‘‘I’ve just heard the…

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    Does money affect your feelings for someone? A romantic would argue never, while a cynic might say, “of course it does!” In The Great Gatsby, a novel about America during the 1920s, several relationships are featured. The relationships are described through the perspective of one person, a man named Nick Carraway, and it can be inferred that he believes most of the individuals are in it for the money not the love. Some may argue that Nick’s perspective isn’t reliable and that the feelings of…

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    In the great Gatsby by F.Scott Fitzgerald, there were so many themes, it wasn’t just a novel about romance. There were many significant themes and clues about all of them. The novel is about a young men trying to get back his old lover, it's the only thing he has left to be able to accomplish all his goals. Gatsby the main character in this novel is fighting against anything to get Daisy his lover back after five years of them not being together after he went to war. The story begins in the…

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    Harper paused for a while after knocking before putting her ear to the door. It didn’t seem like anyone was home. Harper’s heart started to race. She hadn’t considered that the Director might not be in residence that morning. If he wasn’t at Winters Hall, how would Harper get her hologram? As Saskia hurried down the corridor, Harper tried pushing at the door to no avail. It was sealed shut and there was no point trying anything else because the door to the Director’s office was powered by a…

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    F. Scott Fizgerald’s novel The Great Gatsby and short story “Winters Dream” show that he tended to write what he truly knew. There were many parallels between the two pieces which both depicted central themes of materialistic values and an ever unreachable dream of greatness. Showcased through the writings were two highly persistent billionaires seeking affluence and the heart of a woman they would never have. Between wild parties, alcohol, desire for the most luxurious lifestyle and the uproar…

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    how fall sneaks up on you, making you realize that winter is coming soon. The lack of greenery in this sculpture makes it feel heavier then spring and summer. The colder colors of fall also contribute to making it feel heavier. Fall has a middle aged like appearance show with the lager nose, facial hair, and lines around the mouth that I believe to be wrinkles. Fall more certainly seems to be the wake up all of summer, it sort of reminds of a middle-aged crisis. So winter should be the final…

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    Crystal Joy The things that snow crystals can do Do you know amazing things about snowflakes? Do you someday want to know everything about them? Snowflakes are wonderful things that come out of no where. Also, the topics I am going to tell you are fantastic! Snowflakes are the most interesting things to learn about. Snowflakes are Amazing because they come in all shapes and sizes. Also, they can stop us from having school! Lastly, Snowflakes have a fantastic form. To…

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    Snow tubing essay by.Addi There's nothing like a fresh winter snow day. The grass is covered, leaves have covered Fallon down off of trees it's just perfect!!! And the best part of all is there's No School!!!!!! My favorite winter activity is snow tubing. This exciting endeavor involves Going down a hill, Before getting in line, and waiting in line. Are you ready for some winter fun?? Invite your friends and family, then get in the car. When you get to where you want to be, where you can get…

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    have about a topic, the more likely they are to successfully comprehend what they're reading (Tompkins, 2010, p. 261). The title of the story was called The Mitten by Katalina Page, a retold Ukrainian folktale set in the winter (See Appendix). On a chart paper, I wrote the word winter, then asked the student to tell me everything she knows. The student shared that in winter it snows, can make a snowman, snow angels, snow on tress, snow on the ground, and drink hot cocoa. To get the student to…

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    When you look out your window on a snow day, you will see snowflakes fluttering down, and silently resting on the ground. Snowflakes are commonly mistook for what the replicas look like, and people don’t stop to look at their appearance, formation, or they don’t ask themselves if the ground has an effect on their snow day. So for everyone who wants to learn more about these fascinating figures this story is for you. To start out with, we have appearance of snowflakes. According to the…

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