Defense Mechanism In The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald

446 Words2 Pages
But I didn’t hit her” Nick said defending himself with denying his actions using his defense mechanisms automatically to protect himself. Nick, truly had hit her. The person he had hit was named Catlin. Nick blames his father for what he has done to Caitlin. The main defense mechanism used by Nick is denying his actions. Nick’s anxiety of hitting Caitlin needs to be dealt with without Nick using his defense mechanisms. Nick needs to open up and talk. Nick was sent to anger management class. And had met a man named Mario. Mario was the anger management counselor. Mario was asking all the attendees what they had done. Nick was denying that he had hit anyone he just slapped Caitlin and acted if he was alright. Using his defense mechanisms of
Open Document