The man behind the story
By: Blake Mahon
The American Dream
"I am one of the few honest people that I have ever known"(59) Nick says that not many people are trustworthy in this world and to stay true to one self is a huge achievement but also a very rigorous task to achieve this is his main goal in life."year by year recedes before us. It eluded us then, but that's no matter-to-morrow we will run faster, stretch out our arms farther"(180) Nick clearly believes that day by day that we should try to do our best and live life not only to the fullest but a life full of happiness."I'm five years to old to lie to myself and call it honor"(177) he is still true to himself even at the end of the book after he has hung out with this upper class he still stays on track to achieve this American Dream.
What did it cost?
Gatsby's Rolls Royce
It was a luxury in the 1920's
The Green Light
This was Gatsby's view from his dock
This is our narrator throughout the story
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Fitzgerald, F. Scott. The Great Gatsby. New York: April 10, 1925