Great Gatsby – Chapter 2

The Great GatsbyHere’s some discussion ideas… but don’t limit yourself to these – talk about ANYTHING in Chapter 2…

  • What is symbolic about the “valley of ashes” and “the eyes of Doctor T.J. Eckleburg”?
  • What do you think of Tom in this chapter?
  • Why do you think Myrtle married George if she didn’t love him?
  • What does Myrtle‚Äôs speech reveal about her character?