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“SO MUCH FOR A PERFECT GENTLEMAN “

As far as bringing out the best in each other, when it comes to Daisy, all Gatsby’s assets become fatal liabilities. One of Gatsby’s assets is his ability to fully believe in a vision he creates. Not only does he create a lavish life for himself, he reinvents his past – not only so that […]

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Is Gatsby “great”?

Is Gatsby great? There are many ways of looking at this. On the surface level, Gatsby’s personality shows his greatness. He’s one of the wealthiest people on Long Island, and definitely one of the wealthiest in West Egg. He’s got a huge mansion with the nicest and most expensive stuff. He also hosts an awesome […]

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