I think that voice held him most, with its fluctuating, feverish warmth, because it couldn’t be over-dreamed — that voice was a deathless song.
By writing Daisy’s voice “was a deathless song,” Fitzgerald suggests that Daisy promises eternal life. Youth during this time is associated with the wealthy because it is only the wealthy who can have a life so full of leisure that there is no stress or manual labour to make them age.
Because of the weightless nature of Daisy’s lifestyle, she is in a sense “deathless,” which Fitzgerald suggests illustrates by the song of her voice. Additionally, Daisy’s voice symbolizes the ability of the upper class in the 1920s to stay eternally young or “deathless” because the wealthy are, again, able to live a weightless lifestyle akin to floating.
At the same time, Daisy’s voice being described as a “deathless song,” shows a darker side to her charming and charismatic personality. Her voice becomes a trap for men. Like in Greek mythology when goddess were able to lure in and trap men by using their beauty or beautiful singing. voices.
Therefore, Daisy is able to use her voice as a method to gain and keep control over men.
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