Similarities Between Gatsby And Daisy Buchanan

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Gatsby and Fitzgerald both had their fair share of romance. Fitzgerald’s love for his wife Zelda influenced the creation of Gatsby’s recipient of affection, Daisy Buchanan. Zelda’s and Daisy’s life before they had met their significant others were incredibly similar. Daisy had grown up in Louisville, Kentucky and was ““by far the most popular out of all the young girls in Louisville” (75). In addition, Gatsby and Daisy had first met when he was posted at Camp Taylor, a World War I army camp. Maybe of these facts parallel the way Zelda lived in her late teen years. She was born and raised in Montgomery, Alabama, another Southern city, and was very popular in the town due to her large presence in Montgomery society. Zelda had met Fitzgerald
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