The Question and Answer section for The Great Gatsby is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
Although Nick Carraway has his reservations about Gatsby, it is clear he thinks of him fondly; after all, he titles the book The Great Gatsby. He leads a questionable existence and comes to a tragic end, yet Nick (and by extension, the readers) feels empa
Here is how Nick describes it from the text:
"It was a rich cream color, bright with nickel, swollen here and there in its monstrous length with triumphant hat-boxes and supper-boxes and tool-boxes, and terraced with a labyrinth of wind-shields...
Do you mean when Gatsby invented his name? He invented his name when he was a seventeen year-old boy trying to re-make himself.