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An Introduction to Irony
I first read 'The Great Gatsby' in my junior year of high school. I had to read it twice because the first time so much about the novel flew over my head. Afterwards I wrote a class report on the ...
gatsby rocks
i never had to read gatsby in school, even though i was an english major; so i read it on my own, and was so enchanted by the style that i read twice more! superb metaphors and insight!
The Great Gatsby
It is not only a beautifully crafted book, in terms of style, characters and plot, but it summarizes the essential moral issue of the 20th century for Americans - can money buy happiness. ...
The Great Gatsby
Every word counts. Fitzgerald's form follows function, his style is perfect. I wish he had not wasted his talent. Maybe wasting early talent, taking it for granted, is an American weakness.
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