The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald Essay

921 Words Jul 23rd, 2015 4 Pages
In this story ‘’ The Great Gatsby’’ Scott Fitzgerald had made one of the greatest books in the 19th centuries. A story that made of hopeless love. Scott Fitzgerald has made his great touch in the characters of the story by making the story more realistic and sensational. The main character of the story is the Jay Gatsby and the narrator was one of the characters in the story and his name is Nick. If Gatsby represents one part of Fitzgerald’s personality, the important celebrity who pursued and glorified wealth in order to impress the woman he loved, then Nick represents another part the quiet, reflective Midwesterner adrift in the East. As a matter of fact, Gatsby
Nick was a young man who turns into thirty in the story from Minnesota, Nick travels to New York in 1922 to learn the bond business. He lives in the West Egg district of Long Island, next door to Gatsby ‘’ The Middle West now seemed like the ragged edge of the universe – so I decided to go East and learn the bond business’’(3).”The one on my right was a colossal affair by any standard – it was a factual imitation of some Hotel de Ville in Normandy, with a tower on one side, spanking new under a thin beard of jaw ivy, and a marble swimming pool, and more than forty acres of lawn and garden. It was Gatsby mansion’’ (5). Nick is also Daisy’s cousin, which enables him to observe and assist the love affair between Daisy and Gatsby.’’ Daisy was my second cousin once removed’’ (6). As a result of his relationship to…

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