The Madness of Love

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  • The Madness of Love
    • The Plaza Hotel
      • Madness comes from a lack of power
      • Male response to cuckoldry and rejection
      • 'Tom was feeling the hot whips of panic'
      • 'It's so hot'
      • 'His wife and his mistress ... were slipping precipitately from his control' (prior to hotel scene)
    • The Green Light
      • 'Minute and far away'
      • 'He stretched out his arms towards the dark water in a curious way'
      • 'He was trembling'
    • Wealth
      • 'Unnecessary'flowers
      • 'Corps of caterers'
      • 'Five crates of oranges and lemons'
      • Deluded: 'little parties'
    • Mr Wilson
      • Driven mad with despair
      • 'He gave out incessantly his high, horrible call'
      • 'His eyes would drop slowly ... and then jerk back'
      • 'Acting sort of crazy'
    • Gatsby's Dream
      • '"Can't repeat the past? ... Why of course you can!" He looked around him wildly'
      • Obsessed
      • 'Watching over nothing'
    • Whoso List, She Walks in Beauty, Non Sum Qualis


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