The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald

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Knikolas Bentley 2/7/16 Period 4 Mrs. Ross-Cook Spiralling Reality In the book “The Great Gatsby” by F. Scott Fitzgerald, is about the life of Mr. Jay Gatsby shown in 3rd respective of narrator Nick Caraway. Throughout the novel, the reader is lost on how to characterize Mr.Gatsby because of his choices and decisions of his wealth, memories of the past, and his extreme love for Daisy. As the main character, his actions prove to make him very to define him as an Hero in the story. Gatsby has acquired wealth in many different ways, but has kept many of the ways in hiding and also used it to clean his messes as Nick Carraway describes it; “I couldn 't forgive him or like him, but I saw that what he had done was, to him, entirely justified. It was all very careless and confused. They were careless people, Tom and Daisy – they smashed up things and creatures and then retreated back into their money or their vast carelessness, or whatever it was that kept them together and let other people clean up the mess they had made... (136-145 Fitzgerald)” Tom probably knew Daisy was driving, but to get Gatsby away from Daisy and to gain his wife’s, Daisy, love once more, Tom leads Wilson to Gatsby.Tom knew it was Daisy driving. Just the carelessness of the upper class caused the death of Myrtle. During the 1900’s it was often said the poor got harder charges than the rich. Tom almost treats Gatsby as someone from a different person, a different race. He didn’t even seem to feel bad
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