The Great Gatsby

Why does Tom not want to be seen?

Chapter 6


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Tom doesn't want to be seen with Gatsby because he considers him socially inferior. Gatsby's wealth holds no weight in comparison to old money, he doesn't belong and won't be accepted. The truth is, Gatsby's presence embarrasses him.


The Great Gatsby