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"The Great Gatsby", F. Scott Fitzgerald

The Great Gatsby
Francis Scott Fitzgerald, 1925
Wildside Press, ebook

The Great Gatsby is one of the main classics in American Literature. Located in the Egg, a place close to New York, in the years of the dry law, it develops a live story. Years before the time of the novel, Jay Gatsby and Daisy had fallen on love, but because of the poorness of Gatsby and the WWI they got separated. Years later, we find Gatsby living in the West Egg, in front of the house where Daisy, now married to Tom Buchanan, is living, just across the bay. With the help of Nick Carrafield, that in fact is the narrator of the history, Gatsby manages to get in touch with her again,but the inevitable fate wont give Gatsby the chance of reaching what he has been pursuing during years; in the end he wont be able to be happy with the love of her life.
The Great Gatsby is a novel written in 1925, in the times of the prohibition (Dry Laws). However, even though that he writes about a gangster -it is not expl…