The Role Of Nick In The Great Gatsby

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In The Great Gatsby Nick is the character used to give information and point of view throughout the novel. Nick is a biased, two faced character throughout the story. At different points in the story he lets his true colors show. Nick only tolerates the other characters in the book, he describes how he can only handle so much of them before it is too much. He tries to not have riotous excursions with people but, he exempts Gatsby from that. Nick picks Gatsby out as a person who “represented everything for which I have an unaffected scorn for.” Not long after Nick states this he says “there’s something gorgeous about Gatsby,” showing that he suddenly has a different emotion for him. He also picks out Gatsby from the others by describing
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