Gatsby 's undying love for Daisy has pushed him towards confessing to a murder that he did not commit. Now he won 't live to be prosecuted or anything but he was at the point where nothing was too far, even murder. Love not only pushed Gatsby to extreme ends it made Daisy decide between Gatsby and Tom, and it made George avenge his wife 's death
The obsession of wanting love and money corrupts people's minds and drives them to do crazy things. In the novel, The Great Gatsby, written by F. Scott Fitzgerald, Jay Gatsby is in love with a woman named Daisy Buchanan. Gatsby does everything he can to make Daisy happy, even if it is corrupt. Gatsby was a poor as a child, but grows up and becomes rich so he can make Daisy happy. Gatsby bought a house right across the bay from Daisy and her husband, Tom Buchanan.
He has an idealized version of Daisy in his mind. This Daisy is care-free, in love with him, and has the opportunity to spend the rest of her days by Gatsby’s side. In reality, Daisy has a family in East Egg, is driven by social status and the appearance of her life and would likely never start a life with Gatsby. However, Daisy does still love Gatsby though she understands the complicated nature of their relationship far better than Gatsby is able to. When Gatsby expresses his sadness about not being able to be with Daisy it’s stated, “‘Oh, you want too much!’ she cried to Gatsby.
The Great Gatsby Have you ever wondered why Gatsby decided to come back and find Daisy? In the book, The Great Gatsby, written by Scott Fitzgerald, Gatsby pursues to find his ex-lover Daisy by buying a house and throwing massive parties across the bay hoping she would wander into his party sometime. Gatsby has a true love for Daisy and he is very eager to find her so he uses Nick as a way to reel her into his hands. The main character Nick is seen throughout the novel as a bystander and Gatsby’s new good friend. Seen by Gatsby’s hopefulness to see Daisy there is a definite feeling of love between him and her based upon their past feelings for each other.
Additionally, the marriage between Tom and Daisy has nothing on Gatsby. He believes Daisy never loved Tom and only remains with him because she has no choice. While in the Plaza Hotel, Tom begins to cause tension and Gatsby exclaims, “She only married you because I was poor and she was tired of waiting for me. In her heart she never loved anyone except me!”(130). Gatsby chooses to believe there was no way Daisy could ever feel something for Tom although Daisy claims that’s
For them they felt like they were meant to be together forever,but they just had mixed emotions about How they really felt about one another. One thing for sure is Daisy stopped loving Gatsby a while back once he was doing this duty in the army.I feel like Daisy got tired of waiting for her lover or they forced her to find someone else and get married to start her new life ,Which was meeting Tom and having a baby girl. In the book it
Impact of Love and Money in The Great Gatsby “ There are people so poor the only thing they have is money.” The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald is about a guy named Nick Carraway who moves to West Egg in search of a better life. Nick becomes friends with his neighbor, Jay Gatsby, and later on finds out that he had a past relationship with his cousin, Daisy Buchanan. Daisy left Gatsby for her husband Tom Buchanan because he was rich. Gatsby became a bootlegger and got a mansion across from her house. Nick reunites them and they fall in love again.
They didn’t marry with love, they married for money, which had happened with Daisy. She got married to Tom Buchanan for his money, while she was waiting for Jay Gatsby to return from war. It’s not until Nick Carraway (Daisy’s cousin) becomes neighbors with Gatsby, (Daisy’s long, lost lover) when she discovers that Gatsby is alive, still in love with her, and has been waiting for her just across the bay. Nick helps them reunite with each other in secret. He says that it’s just the two meeting for brunch, but it is not.
He met Daisy in Louisville before WWI, he was attracted by the beautiful lady who is heiress of her family. In order to get in touch with Daisy, Gatsby act like the one of the wealthy, and he keep the relationship with Daisy. He fall in love with her, and also the wealth she represents. Gatsby make a lot of money after going to the front, and he believe he can win her back even if Daisy is already married and has a child. "We haven 't met for many years," said Daisy, her voice as matter-of-fact as it could ever be.
Compare Gatsby and Tom Gatsby: Gatsby is Nick’s neighbour, his real name is Jay Gatz, but he change dit into Gatsby. He was born in a poor family but became rich. He had a relation with Daisy wich ended when he left to (what he says) serve the army. After that he has always been looking for her. Tom: Tom is a friend of Nick, they met in college, he also is Daisy’s husband.