Exploration of the Great Gatsby – Symbols

Symbol 3 quotes from the book that support the symbol 3 moments when the symbol appears Major characters that the symbol is connected to What the symbol is representing Important things that the symbol reveals about characters and ideas
Water
  • we were to see the grounds and the swimming−pool, and the hydroplane and the mid−summer flowers but outside Gatsby’s window it began to rain again 
  • There was a faint, barely perceptible movement of the water as the fresh flow from one end urged its way toward the drain at the other.
  • Gatsby, pale as death, with his hands plunged like weights in his coat pockets, was standing in a puddle of water glaring tragically into my eyes.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Eyes
The colour White
Yellow and Gold
The green light

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