Gatsby Green Light

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In the novel The Great Gatsby, F.Scott Fitzgerald utilizes recurring symbols or patterns to develop the theme. The use of specific colors such as green to represent themes of the novel. In the novel it states, "You always have a green light that burns all night at the end of your dock" (Fitzgerald 92). The green light at the end of the dock symbolizes Gatsby 's hopes and dreams and how he wanted to get Daisy back. In the excerpt, Gatsby was basically telling Daisy that whenever he sees that green light he thinks about her and expresses his desire for her. In the quote, "Compared to the great distance that had separated him from Daisy it had seemed very near to her, almost touching her" (Fitzgerald 93). This refers to the distance between Gatsby
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