Daisy The Fool In The Great Gatsby

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{}. Sometimes when we find something out we choose to not acknowledge it, to keep peace. While Daisy is talking to Nick she tells him how when her daughter was born she hoped “she’ll be a fool- that’s the best thing a girl can be in this world, a beautiful little fool” (17). Daisy knows the things that she has seen and she doesn’t want to see her daughter to have to go through that. She says she wants her to be a beautiful fool, because she wants her to marry well, but be blind when he cheats. When see that they have some competition, that’s when they stand up and fight for what’s theirs. When they were in the restaurant and Tom and Gatsby are in a row, Daisy “draws further and further into herself” (134). She is conflicted because of all
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