Examples Of Jealousy In The Great Gatsby

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Imagine an emotion so strong it can drive you to do unthinkable things. Something that you will regret the rest of your life. The emotion is what we call “Jealousy.” Jealousy comes to us when we see something that we want but don’t have that others have. NIck is jealous throughout the book when he visits his friends houses. Another emotion that jealousy can spark is lust. If you see somebody that has more money you want to be like them, you work hard to get to that point in life. In, The Great Gatsby, Tom wanted a different woman because she had better looks than his wife. So he cheated on her with another married woman. Jealousy pushed them to cheating on their spouse, which is what leads to the decay of marriage and a whole lot of
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