Short StoryEssay 2Mike Waters

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Short Story Essay 2 Mike Waters In Babylon Revisited by F. Scott Fitzgerald, the character Charlie interests me in many different ways. I feel Charlie is not only the most important character in this story but also the most influential. Many people believe that the character Charlie in real life is the author F. Scott Fitzgerald. Francis Scott Fitzgerald was born in St, Paul Minnesota on September 24 th 1896. Fitzgerald was an alcoholic his whole life giving me the sense that the character Charlie in Babylon Revisited is actually Fitzgerald. Fitzgerald had two heart attacks in the early 1940’s and died shortly after in 1944 he was only 44 yeard old. Fitzgerald is considered one of the greatest 20 th century writers but his disease of alcoholism cut his life short. Charlie Wales is an inspirational character especially during the time period he lived in. Charlie is an alcoholic in the early 1930’s also when the stock market crashed. I can see how this significant event could cause someone to completley lose their livelihood. I think the stock
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This note was uploaded on 04/16/2008 for the course ECON 304 taught by Professor Galizzi during the Spring '08 term at UMass Lowell.

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