Book project The great gatsby

Theme

F Scott's fitsgerald's book The Great Gatsby is about jealousy and reveals that love does crazy things to us. This theme is evident between the characters gatsbt, tom, and daisy in the event when tom shows up to gatsbys party.

Quotes

"When they came to east I don't know. They had spent a jyear in France for no particular reason, and then drifted here and there unrestfully wherever people played polo and were rich together." (Fitzgerald 17) we see the jealousy in nick over tom and daisy just doing whatever they please

"He stayed there a week,walking the streets where their footsteps had clicked together through the November night and revisiting the out of the way places to which they had driven in her white car" (Fitzgerald 68)

"The minister glanced several times at his watch, so I took him aside and asked him to wait half an hour. But it wasn't any use. Nobody came." (Fitzgerald 187)

Characterization

Gatsby

"I did, old sport" he said automatically. "But I lost most of it in the big panic" (Fitzgerald 98)

"Compared to the great distance that had separated him from daisy it had seemed very near to her, almost touching her"( fitsgerald 121)

Daisy

"Here deares." She gropedaround in a wastebasket she had with her on the bed and pulled out the string of pearls take them downstairs get them back to whoever they belong to tell him daisies change your mind say daisies change your mind" (Fitzgerald 129)

"Suddenly with a strange sound daisy bent her head into the shirts and begin to cry storming" (fitzgerald 118)

CLOCK

The clock represents the time gatsbys making up with Daisyu

"This clock and Gatsby catching after almost dropping it in front of Daisy represents time lost with Daisy and his now finally making it up or "catching it". (Fitzgerald 86)

Created By
Kaci Horton
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