The Great Gatsby Short Answer Essay

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The Great Gatsby Short Answer Essay 3. In the novel The Great Gatsby, by F. Scott Fitzgerald, the character Jay Gatsby is really “worth more than the whole damn lot put together.” He, like all the characters in the book, attempts to achieve the impossible American Dream. While none of the characters from the novel actually do accomplish the American Dream, Gatsby is stubbornly closer to it than any other character. This is apparent because he is the only
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Unformatted text preview: character to earn a large amount of wealth, and this signifies a very important aspect of the American: financial success. Further proof that Gatsby is worth more than the whole lot of them comes from his loyalty to those he loves. He loves Daisy so much that it leads to his demise. He promises to Daisy that they have a future together and that he will return to her after he has become financially successful. While Gatsby fulfills his promise, Daisy...
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This note was uploaded on 04/13/2008 for the course WRIT 101 taught by Professor Sabitini during the Spring '08 term at UCSB.

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