The Day Of The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald

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She was just an average 18 year old girl, when she thought her life was over. It all had happened three months ago. It was just another sunny fall day, in the Malibu, California. She had gone through four years of high school just to get to this point. She thought it would one of the best days of her life, until it all fell apart. Finally after three months she thought it was all over. Then Becky Newman realized she was in for a very long ride, that would change everything.

Three months ago It was time to leave. She was ecstatic she had been waiting for so long and today was the day. Today is the day Becky Newman leaves for college. She had decided to stay close to home in Malibu, and chose to attend University of Southern
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“Fabio? Is that you?” Becky exclaimed.

“Oh my gosh Becky, you look so different.” Fabio said surprised. When Becky had first moved into her house in Malibu, she met Fabio he was her best friend. A year later he moved away, but both of their dreams were to go to usc for college.

“Oh my bad, this is Jessica she is my roommate.” Becky said pointing to Jessica.”

“Nice to meet you.” Jessica said

“You too,” Fabio replied.

So Jessica, Becky, and Fabio ended up spending the rest of the day together. They had dinner and then realized it was getting late, so Fabio went back to his dorm and Jessica and Becky went back to theirs. As Becky was in the verge of sleep, her phone started ringing. It was an unknown number so she ignored it at first. The same number then called back immediately. This time she answered.

“Hello?” Becky said groggily.

“Hello, is this Becky Newman?” An emotionless voice said.

“Yes this is she, may I ask who is calling.” Becky asked confused as to why someone would be calling at 1:45 am.

“I 'm so sorry I have to be the one to tell you, but your parents are in the hospital, and I am simply their nurse.” The lady explained. Becky sat there paralyzed, not knowing what to do.

“W-what happened to them?” Becky cried to the lady.

“They took walk tonight, and someone shot them, they are both in comas.”

“I- I will be there as soon as I can, thank you for the call.” Becky stuttered.

Becky quickly gathered the stuff she
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