Examples Of Daisy Buchanan In The Great Gatsby

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In F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby, Daisy Buchanan is not presented as a “likeable” character. But a character doesn’t have to be “likeable” to be interesting. Daisy is incredibly fickle and apathetic. But at the same time, she has the same capacity for hope and love that Gatsby had. Even though her voice and diction project confidence and genuine interest, Daisy Buchanan is not a particular good person because of her selfish attitude, her carelessness, and her childishness. One of the first things the reader sees about Daisy Buchanan throughout the novel from beginning to end is how selfish she is. In the novel, Nick says, “I called up Daisy half an hour after we found him, called her instinctively and without hesitation. But she and

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