Tonight, Wednesday night, in addition to reading Chapter 3 ( 39-59), be sure to read pages 584 & 585 in your Literature book. Expect questions over both reading assignments Thursday morning!
If you find yourself without your copy of the novel, here is a link to the online version:
When you finish reading Chapter 3, you should be able to answer these questions, among others, in class:
What happens to save Nick from his plan to get drunk?
What is one of the rumors about Gatsby that circulate at the party?
Why is Nick embarrassed when Gatsby identifies himself?
Twice during the evening Gatsby is interrupted by a servant who bears what news?
. Why is Nick deprived of Jordan’s company for about an hour?
. What hilarious incident draws a crowd as the party is breaking up?
Reading assignments for the rest of the week:
Thursday night: Chapter 4
Over the weekend: Read Chapter 5