Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Nugget #101 -- Gatsby's Failed Redemption

The quintessential “great American novel”
—The Great Gatsby—is perhaps my favorite 
failed redemption story. Jay Gatsby creates 
a set of criteria for his change and success 
as a new person, only to find how wrong 
he was, and the very things he pursued 
end up destroying him utterly. 

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