"Her face was sad and lovely with bright things in it, bright eyes and a bright, passionate mouth, but there was an excitement in her voice that men who had cared for her found difficult to forget." (pg 8) Daisy Buchanan, a young, naive, woman who finds excitement in the lavish lifestyles of the jazz age, has an aura of luxury, grace, and charm. This aura causes Gatsby, whom immediately falls in love with Daisy as a young military officer before leaving to fight in World War I, to lie about his background in order to convince her that he could p...
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