The Great Gatsby Dystopia

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I really enjoyed this short story. It seems like a very realistic possibility if our society continues to head in the direction that it's currently in, continuing to show carelessness in terms of pollution, farming practices, and cultural discrimination. It also posed as a great potential prologue (or even epilogue) to a much more in-depth novel on this realistic dystopian society. I appreciated the detail given to the characters and the backstories; the reference to Donald Trump relative to F. Scott Fitzgerald's "Buchanan," a name we associate with wealth and carelessness, was an especially cunning dig. I would have, however, liked to see more in terms of visual layout of each scene and the characters surroundings when they were in less

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