The Great Gatsby

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    more one wants” (Benjamin Franklin). The American Dream is that every single person can become successful in life by their work. F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby, Gatsby attempts to remake the past by altering his identity and accumulating riches in order to win over his lost love Daisy Buchanan, who married another rich man while Gatsby was away fighting in WWI, and events are already set in motion that lead to Gatsby's lonely, unfulfilled demise. The narrator of the novel is Gatsby's…

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    commentary about taking separate train cars because he’s afraid of soiling his reputation by being seen with Myrtle, which symbolically shows his priority of social judgment over spiritual judgment. Other events that he sees include Daisy’s affair with Gatsby, George locking Myrtle up, Myrtle’s death, and the degradation…

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    Rain In The Great Gatsby

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    completely astounded me! It is the section where Gatsby arranges and prevails in both welcoming Daisy to tea at Nick's home and after that over to Gatsby's to revive their adoration without Nick around. Along these lines, how about we investigate the rain here with a weight on its capacity to influence plot. Unexpectedly, the principal thing the rain does is to not influence the plot by any stretch of the imagination. Notwithstanding the deluge, Gatsby sends his yard trimmer over to Nick's…

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    Greed Outline in “The Great Gatsby” Introduction: Part 1: Money is power and that power can change a person completely from who they were when that money was nonexistent. Money is the root to all evil is a phrase that has much truth behind it. Cash flow may lead to one becoming very greedy. F. Scott Fitzgerald’s novel “The Great Gatsby” is a perfect example of how money can change the way people think. Part 2: In the novel many characters don’t look at people for who they are, but judge them on…

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    focused more on immoral actions and “being free”. By alluding to biblical times, Fitzgerald is able to show the irony in The Great Gatsby of how unimportant religion was during the time and the misconstrued view of God. Fitzgerald mirrors the symbolic use of dust in his novel, to parallel that dust/ash clouds clear vision and causes misguided actions. The author of The Great Gatsby uses the symbolism of dust and ashes to foreshadow death and indicate a loss of innocence. Readers meet Wilson…

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    Twenties represented the age of social and political change. The American Identity during the 1920s was one of the unique identities. The Great Gatsby had symbolized some major events and changes of the American Identity in 1920s. America had been through some big events that has impacted Americans socially and politically. F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby reflects the turning point of American Identity during the 1920s through the prohibition of alcohol, inequality income, and a new image…

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    Through The Eyes of Nick Carraway Personality is “the complex of characteristics that distinguish an individual, especially in relationships with others” (“Personality”). This is shown very clearly in The Great Gatsby through Nick Carraway. Through dishonesty, inconsistency, and self-absorption Fitzgerald shows that a single personality can dictate a story. When Nicks’ personality gets the best of his social life, He quickly finds himself in troublesome situations between friends and family.…

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    The Great Gatsby is a Modernist novel by the author F. Scott Fitzgerald. It deals with the situation of society in the Roaring Twenties, in the volatile time between World War I and the Great Depression. The Great Gatsby is a story that wrestles with a lot of themes, two of which are isolation and unattainable desires. One theme in this book is the loneliness and shallow connections that characters make. Gatsby frequently has hundreds of people at his house for parties, but it is often…

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    All the characters in The Great Gatsby have almost a non-existent relationship with nature. When one thinks of the colour green, they usually associate it with nature or the environment. For Gatsby, however, this is a symbol of his dream to have Daisy. When Tom and Daisy run away from East Egg, Gatsby realizes that “the colossal significance of the light has vanished forever.” He attaches all of his dreams, hopes and goals to this green light so much, that when it is suddenly gone, he is…

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    the 1920s, the desire to achieve the American Dream was great, as the country was prosperous and people received more opportunities. Nicknamed the ‘roaring twenties’, this decade was a time when many people defied prohibition, indulged in new styles of dancing, dressing, and rejected many traditional moral standards. The American Dream is the anticipation that through hard work and initiative one can attain true success. In The Great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald illustrates a different aspect of…

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