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22/01/2009 12:36:00 Although Nick disapproves of Gatsby from the start, he sees him as superior to the  other wealthy citizens of Long Island, due to his sense of purpose. No- Gatsby turned out all right at the end; it is what preyed on Gatsby. (Fitzgerald 6). “Daisy and Jordon lay upon an enormous couch, like silver idols, weighing down their own white dresses against the singing breeze of the fans” (122). “Gatsby bought that house so that Daisy would be right across the bay” (83). “Then it had not been merely the stars to which he had aspired on that June night. He came alive to me, delivered suddenly from the womb of his purposeless splendor. (84). “The modesty of the demand shook me. He had waited five years and bought a mansion where he dispensed starlight to casual moths so that he could “come over” some afternoon to a stranger’s garden” (83). “A phrase began to beat in my ears with a sort of heady excitement: “There are only
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This note was uploaded on 11/02/2010 for the course ENGL 102 taught by Professor Cramer during the Spring '08 term at Santa Monica.

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