for this reason receives the cruelest treatment of all. This turns out poorly for Gatsby in the long run because she does not fall in love with him even though she is all that he truly wants. He is not perfect, in any sense, but he matures. I thought he knew something about breeding but he wasnt fit enough to lick my shoe. Gatsby tells Nick that he studied at Oxford and came across his wealth when his entire family died.
Even thought he was victimized be the immorally of the rich, he still had no right to put.
The streets are paved with gold has long been the allusion of the United States of America meaning that America is the land of opportunity and wealth for.
This is clear attempt by Fitzgerald to display the lack of care for morals in 1920 America. The materialism of the East creates the tragedy of destruction, dishonesty, and fear. They are married, but they have many problems with their marriage and with many other events in their lives. She even breaks down in tears after Gatsby shows off his ridiculously expensive set of colored shirts, crying that shes never seen such beautiful shirts before (5.118). No matter what his past was, Gatsby was still able to obtain the life he has, but his dreams of fortune werent as great as he expected. We will dig into all things money here in this guide.
Her class is that of the middle class. Morality Throughout The Great Gatsby Morality is a common theme among many of the greatest and most renowned novels; The Great Gatsby is no different. Even though he wasnt able to inherit any part of Codys fortune, he used what he learned of wealthy society to first charm Daisy before shipping out to WWI. Meanwhile, Toms mistress, myrtle, a car mechanics wife, puts on airs and tries to pass as rich through her affair with Tom, but her involvement with the Buchanans gets her killed. These two characters are good friends of Jay Gatsby. Everyone is there for the spectacle alone. Gatsby makes it his lifes mission to become rich, thinking this will be sure to win Daisy over. In this novel, actual mountain climbing is safer than imposing the Three Strikes Laws social climbing. Scott Fitzgeralds novel The Great Gatsby, Fitzgerald shows how the morals of society have been destroyed. He is known to most as Gatsby.