Jay Gatsby (James "Jimmy" Gatz)
By Jeffery Weiermann
What he did.
While Gatsby was away at Trinity College he received a note from Daisy telling him that she married the wealthy Tom Buchanan. After he got that note he dedicated his life to becoming rich to win back Daisy’s love.
Current American dream
This new dream features a fantasy of young, unattached men and women enjoying a degree of affluence and personal freedom that is unheard of in most societies.