1 Beauty and the Beast This photo can represent the marriage of Daisy and Tom

1 beauty and the beast this photo can represent the

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1) Beauty and the Beast - This photo can represent the marriage of Daisy and Tom. Daisy is a beautiful Southern Belle, but Tom is not a gentleman - his behaviour is “beastly” because he is mean and selfish. 2) Loneliness - Loneliness is a major theme in this novel. This photo represents Gatsby- who has waited five long years to be reunited with Daisy. Also, Nick is a lonely figure in the story who is also looking for love. (He has broken off a relationship when he first arrived in Long Island and now he seems to be romantically interested in Daisy’s friend Jordan Baker). 3) Old Grocery Horse - This photo can represent Mr. Wilson. Despite his best efforts, Mr. Wilson is like a broken down old man. The constant worry of trying to become successful has aged him prematurely. This makes him less appealing to Myrtle. 4) Brook’n Bridge - This photo is probably a picture of Brooklyn Bridge in New York. However, it can represent many things in the novel. First of all it can represent the division between the wealthy and the poor. For example, you cross a bridge from Long Island to get to the valley of ashes- (rich to poor area). Secondly, it can represent the separation between Gatsby and Daisy, since there is a bay which separates their estates. It can also symbolize the idea of “broken relationships.” Chapter 3 In chapter 3 Nick Carraway gets invited to attend one of Gatsby’s parties. Gatsby has big parties on a regular basis and has become very well known because of these elaborate affairs which Nick tells us he spares no expense to make sure that his guests are well-taken care of. He has a full orchestra, lots of food and plenty of champagne. Nick tells us that many of the guests were not even officially invited to Gatsby’s parties. They just “seemed to show up.” Gatsby however does not mind. He is very rich and money is no object to him. Gatsby wants people to have fun at his parties and seems like a very good host. (We later discover that Gatsby’s main motivation for having these big parties was the persistent hope that his long, lost love, Daisy, would eventually show up to one of his parties. It is not a coincidence that once he and Daisy do get back together that the parties come to a sudden stop - see chapter 7) During this chapter we hear many rumours about Gatsby. For example, some think he is a spy, some think he once killed a man. The speculation about Gatsby continues throughout the novel. To a certain degree the reader is also left wondering, who is the real Gatsby? His character is slowly revealed as the novel progresses. However, we never really do get a full picture of Gatsby. All we know is that despite his imperfections, Nick still seems to like him. During Gatsby’s party Nick meets up with Jordan Baker. They seem to be getting more serious about each other romantically. (Although, Nick and Jordan’s relationship is only a minor part of the story. The real drama is whether Gatsby and Daisy will be reunited.)
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At the party there are many rich and famous people. Many of them are having a good time. A lot of them are enjoying the music and dancing. There are a lot of pretty girls at the party. Nick seems to suggest
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