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Gabriella RizackAbnormal PsychologyApril 22, 2014The Great GatsbyThe novel The Great Gatsbyby F. Scott Fitzgerald is about a man Nick Carrawaywho moves to West Egg, a wealthy part of Long Island. Nick’s neighbor is a man namedJay Gatsby. He lives in a massive mansion where he hosts over-the-top parties everySaturday night. One night Nick drives to East Egg to have dinner with his cousin Daisyand husband Tom. Nick receives his first invitation to attend one of Gatsby’s parties,where he meets Gatsby for the first time. At the party Nick discovers that his cousinDaisy and Gatsby use to be lovers. Nick then invites Daisy to have tea at his house, anddoes not tell her that Gatsby will be there. Gatsby and Daisy begin to rekindle their oldlove there and begin an affair where Daisy cheats on Tom. Later, the reader discovers thatGatsby had thrown extravagant parties for years in hopes of catching Daisy’s attention.