“Don’t be morbid,” Jordan said. “Life starts all over again when it gets crisp in the fall.”

from F. Scott Fitzgerald – The Great Gatsby (Chapter VII) on Rap Genius


This emphasizes the two conflicting points of view between people in the 1920’s. Some, like Gatsby and Daisy have grandiose master plans and are always looking ahead for something greater. But the more realistic characters like Jordan and Nick take everything day by day, season by season.

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