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“The Great Gatsby” by Scott Fitzgerald

In creating "The Great Gatsby" Fitzgerald deliberately departed from his previous works. In January 1922, he began planning this novel, and in 1923 began working on it. Unlike his earlier works, "Gatsby" was carefully edited and fine-tuned, as the writer believed that this novel could bring him recognition.
He wrote later: "I felt a huge force in myself, which I never had".
There is an opinion that the «Great» Fitzgerald named his hero, because this way the author wanted to show his ironical attitude to the hero. On the one hand, Gatsby is a man clearly outstanding, with great ability and indomitable vitality, but on the other hand, he wasted itself in the pursuit of false goals - wealth and miserable and depraved woman.
Very interesting and easy written story about the American dream of those years. Lots of smart quotes for use in everyday life. Quote: "Whenever you feel like criticizing any one," he told me, "just remember the advantages that you've had..." In consequence I'm inclined to reserve all judgments"
Gatsby is the main character - a man obsessed with his love to Daisy, the girl of high society.
In order to achieve his beloved, he became very famous and very rich man, who was both known and unknown to the public. He became very rich and had built incredibly beautiful castle in which continuously for five years has been made very chic parties for everybody, in hope that one day his beloved to come there. He had been waiting for this for about five years! And all that he did and what he made was all for her. Quote: «The modesty of the demand shook me. He had waited five years and bought a mansion where he dispensed starlight to casual moths--so that he could come over some afternoon to a stranger's garden». But the tragedy is that the past return is impossible.
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