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    MN during his sophomore year, he met Ginevra King, a sophisticated sixteen-year-old who was visiting her roommate, and immediately fell in love with her. Although Scott loved Ginevra to the point of infatuation, she was too self-absorbed to notice. Their one-sided romance persisted for the next two years. Fitzgerald would send hundreds of letters, but Ginevra, who thought them to be clever but unimportant, destroyed them in 1917. The following year, Ginevra sent Scott a letter that announced her

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    Zelda Great Gatsby

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    The Ravishing Lives of F. Scott Fitzgerald and His Wife Zelda “Show me a hero and i’ll write you a tragedy” once said by the king of the jazz age. F. Scott Fitzgerald. Haven’t you ever wondered how life was like before F. Scott became the king of the jazz age, or before he fell in love with the rebellious future queen of the flappers Zelda if so then soar back into the roaring twenties and experience “The Great Gatsby.”

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    Nick Carraway, a young man from a comfortable background, moves from Minnesota to New York in order to pursue business. He rents a house in the West Egg district of Long Island, an area filled with the newly rich but considered unfashionable. Upon arriving, Nick visits his cousin Daisy Buchanan and her husband Tom whom he attended Yale with. The Buchanans live in the East Egg district, just across the harbor from West Egg and inhabited with those who come from wealthy families. While at his cousin’s

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    Illusion and Reality in The Great Gatsby

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    the idea that Gatsby's dream exists on borrowed time. Fitzgerald perfectly understood the inadequacy of Gatsby's romantic view of wealth. At a young age he met and fell in love with Ginevra King, a Chicago girl who enjoyed the wealth and social position to which Fitzgerald was always drawn. After being rejected by Ginevra because of his lower social standing, Fitzgerald came away with a sense of social inadequacy, a deep hurt, and a longing for the girl beyond attainment. This disappointment grew into

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    Before the war, Fitzgerald fell in love with a rich girl , Ginevra King. Her class is way above Fitzgerald 's class, that was a challenge for Fitzgerald to workout the relationship with this girl. Fitzgerald had a brief relationship with her and it ended before the war, which leads into Gatsby and Daisy 's relationship

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    The Great Gatsby by Francis Scott Fitzgerald was published 1925 by Charles Scribner’s Sons. It is set in a fictional, glamorous 1920s New York, where the narrator and protagonist Nick Carraway, a simple veteran from Minnesota, has moved into in order to become a bond man. He lives near the mysteriously wealthy Gatsby, on the edge of West Egg, who throws famously large parties. One day, Nick receives an invitation to one of such parties. There, he meets the notorious Gatsby, who has a daunting secret

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    F. Scott Fitzgerald’s book The Great Gatsby was a remarkable book. Fitzgerald Made the characters of the book as real and as personal as possible. Three characteristics stood out in the novel to me. Tom’s Jealousy of Gatsby relationship with his wife, Gatsby’s lies about who he is and his life, and Daisy’s ways to tempt Gatsby to fall in love with her. The novel was inspired by the way he fell in love with his wife Zelda. The novel The Great Gatsby displays deceitfulness in many of its characters

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    The Great Gatsby is a book written by F. Scott Fitzgerald in the year 1925. It is set in a fictional town of West Egg, in the summer of 1922. Throughout the book, Fitzgerald describes Gatsby, Nick, Tom, and Daisy. He describes Gatsby in a sense of being mysterious because of a shady past. Then there is Nick who plays the most important role of the book, and is the narrator of the story. Fitzgerald also describes Tom and Daisy as the couple who just cannot seem to get it right. The Great Gatsby is

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    The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald

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    Many Americans yearn for a life of luxury; a life of class and entitlement. Some of these people try to act upon this desire to acquire this lifestyle. Throughout The Great Gatsby, the author uses the novel to introduce the idea of how his dream is practically unattainable. Unattainable, that is, if you weren't entitled to live this luxurious life. Through the relationships of Tom and Daisy Buchanan as well as George and Myrtle Wilson, F. Scott Fitzgerald criticizes how love forces the American Dream

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    The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald

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    I. Introduction Paragraph a. Hook – Imagine living in the 1920’s where everything was different than from today. b. Background – The 1920’s were a time of gender roles, money, love, and the American Dream. During this time, men were the dominant male out at work, and women were in the background doing work at home. People who had money were considered high class and they were living the “American Dream”. There were many married couples with kids who were living the American Dream. Men and Women

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