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by F. Scott Fitzgerald

The Great Gatsby, published in 1925, is widely considered to be F. Scott Fitzergerald's greatest novel. It is also considered a seminal work on the fallibility of the American dream. It focuses on a young man, Jay Gatsby, who, after falling in love with a woman from the social elite, makes a lot of…

The Great Gatsby is typically considered F. Scott Fitzgerald's greatest novel. The Great Gatsby study guide contains a biography of F. Scott Fitzgerald, literature essays, quiz questions, major themes, characters, and a full summary and analysis.

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Posted By halee l #377312 at Jun 21, 2014 1:03 PM

did Tom know Daisy killed Myrtle?

nick overheard them talking about getting out of town.

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Posted By eric c #312325 at Jun 04, 2014 7:22 PM

What is the meaning of "they're nice to have"

I’d like to know the meaning of the phrase « nice to have » in the following excerpt from the chapter Two of The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald :

But immediately she turned sharply from the window and, leaning forward, tapped on the front glass.
“I want to get one of those dogs,” she said earnestly. “I want to get one for the apartment. They’re nice to have—a dog.”
We backed up to a grey old man who bore an absurd resemblance to John D. Rockefeller. In a basket swung from his neck cowered a dozen very recent puppies of an indeterminate breed

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