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Similarities Between Tom Buchanan And Jay Gatsby

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Everyone has a past that affects them in a way that could be with great significance. In some situations, their past follows them. In the novel, The Great Gatsby, Jay Gatsby's past is very different to his present. A few years ago, Jay Gatsby and Daisy Buchanan had feelings for each other. They both had a great love for each other, but due to Daisy's way of thinking, she left with Tom Buchanan. She did this sort of thing because during that time Gatsby was not rich but Tom was. However, Gatsby eventually meets Dan Cody and becomes ambitious. Further into the novel, Gatsby is rich and tells Nick, Daisy's cousin, to arrange a "tea get together." After they go to Gatsby's home so he can show off his riches to Daisy. They both have their moments.
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