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Short Summary Of The Great Gatsby

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In 1925 F. Scott Fitzgerald published “The Great Gatsby,” As the book opens it starts of with a character named Nick Carraway narrating the story. Nick was an educated man who graduated from Yale who had just moved from the Midwest to West Egg, long island, a wealthy yet unfashionably area. The reason for his moving was to seek his career as a bond salesman. Shortly after his arrival he goes to the East egg to have dinner with his cousin Daisy Buchanan and her husband Tom who he has known since college. While visiting Nick meets a professional golfer named Jordan Baker whom he grows a relationship with. The Bakers and The Buchanans live more of privileged life compared to Nicks normal life. While talking to Jordan, Nick finds out about Tom’s lover. As Nick is returning home from his cousin home, He noticed towards his neighbors house a weirdly shaped body just raising his harms as if he was stretching in the darkness which is when he first notices his neighbor Gatsby. One day, Tom invites Nick to meet his mistress Myrtle Wilson. The intentions were to hang out in the city but Myrtle had other intentions which involved calling a few friends of her own and drinking alcohol in her apartment but it took a turn when Tom and Myrtle got to drunk were it caused tension when Myrtle kept teasing Tom about his wife Daisy as Tom’s alcohol level raised so did his anger which caused him to damage Myrtle noise. After a while
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