The Great Gatsby

Why is Gatsby's background so interesting?

Why does everyone seem interested in the background of Gatsby?

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Gatsby's background is made interesting by the fact that no one knows what his background really is; it's a complete mystery. Therefore, most of what people say about him is based upon rumor and hearsay. This makes him all the more mysterious!