F. Scott Fitzgerald's Winter Dreams

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In F. Scott Fitzgerald’s, “Winter Dreams” Dexter Green, a teenage boy, is confident in his path to becoming wealthy through his dreams of a lavish lifestyle of money, country clubs, and a beautiful woman. The Sherry Island Golf Club is the prominent setting of this short story. Dexter meets Judy Jones at fourteen years old, he falls for Judy a second time as an adult, and he sees the lifestyles of the rich and successful all at The Sherry Island Golf Club. The charm of Sherry Island connected with the concepts of beauty and money create Dexter’s ultimate fantasy. Where there is beauty, there is dough. New York also represents this space of wealth in comparison to Minnesota. Dexter’s hometown in Black Bear, Minnesota is likely a nice town,
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