Great Gatsby Chapter 6

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Rumors of Gatsby begin to resurface, reporter travels hoping to interview GAtsby.

Having learned the truth about Gatsby’s early life sometime before writing his account, Nick now interrupts the story to relate Gatsby’s personal history—not as it is rumored to have occurred, nor as Gatsby claimed it occurred, but as it really happened.

Jay Gatsby was born James Gatz on a North Dakota Farm where he dropped out of college due to the humiliating janitorial work that paid for his tuition. He worked at Lake superior where he encounter the wealthy copper mogul Dan cody who lived on a Yacht. He warns him of an approaching storm. A grateful Cody invites James Gatz aboard the yacht reinventing him as Jay Gatsby. They travel to exotic locations in the West Indies where GAtsby garners a love for wealth an luxury.Cody was heavy drinker and one of Gatsby's jobs was to ensure his safety after a binge. This turns Gatsby away from alcohol. On Cody's death, Gatsby inherits a agreeable sum, however he is prevented from claiming it due to Dan Cody's mistress.

Gatsby dedicated the rest of his life to fufuilling his destiny of wealth and luxury

Nick hasn't seen Gatsby or Daisy for weeks following their reunion. Nick stops by Gatsby's masnion where heis alarmed to find Tom Buchannan, who has stopped for a drink with Mr Sloane. Gatsby invites them to dine with him, which they


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