Contemplating the Great Gatsby
By the time I was thirteen years old, my teacher had given me an assignment to write a short story based on the life of one of his friends. It sounded like a random conversation that none of them understood. This led to a few confused and uneasy experiences as a student. After failing to grasp the topic and theme of the paper, it became more confusing, and the complexity crept in unknowingly. The confusion would only end up eating into your psyche, and swallowing away whatever deep insights you might have gained from reading the book.
After drawing attention to the apparent difficulty of grasping the main concepts of the said narrative, upon realizing that the task seemed altogether foreign,I went to the library to read further. Luckily enough, the first glance of