Great Gatsby Dialectical Journal Chapter 3

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Ricketts, MarieClaire 30/09/2012 P.3 Great Gatsby Dialectical Journal Chap. 3 Date & Page Date & Page To me this quote showed the reader that people would use Gatsby. When Gatsby would throw party’s people would show up uninvited and I realized that even though Gatsby was “popular” he was only popular for the lavish parties he would throw, in my opinion. From reading this I can now predict that something is going to happen and Gatsby is going to realize everyone didn’t care about him at all. I felt while reading this quote from chapter 3 that it showed a progression in the relationship between Nick and Gatsby, and since Gatsby was so used to being used it was interesting to see some sort of bond between Gatsby and Nick. I was quite shocked when I found out that Nick and Gatsby both were in the army because Gatsby doesn’t seem like the type of guy to be in the army, and also that they even knew each other. When Nick was talking and describing his self I felt that Nick thought that everybody on this planet lies, and is fake, and he was one and a few that is actually honest. But I feel even though Nick is honest he is judgmental and doesn’t care about any one else like when he was taking about the carelessness of Jordan Baker and told her she was a bad driver straight up, it shows that he really is honest, but rude. To me this quote showed the reader that people would use Gatsby. When Gatsby would throw party’s people would show up uninvited and I realized that even though Gatsby was “popular” he was only popular for the lavish parties he would throw, in my opinion. From reading this I can now predict that something is going to happen and Gatsby is going to realize everyone didn’t care about him at all. I felt while reading this quote from chapter 3 that it showed a progression in the relationship between Nick and Gatsby, and since Gatsby
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