preview

Green Symbolism In The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald

Satisfactory Essays
In the book “The Great Gatsby” there are many different colors used to symbolize many different things. One of these colors is green, in the book green symbolizes Gatsby’s deep love for daisy and the American Dream theme throughout the book. Gatsby has been in love with Daisy ever since Louisville. The light sits at the end of Daisy's dock and all that Gatsby can see is the love in his eyes. He hasn’t been able to get over the past with Daisy even though she is married. The American Dream is also symbolized in the color, Gatsby is new rich, while the Buchanans are old rich. The light shows the goals he has to achieve and what tom already has. In conclusion, the color green is something that GAtsby struggles with daily and is a goal he has to
Get Access