Coney Island

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


Coney Island is a peninsula located in Brooklyn, New York. It is along the western side of Long Island. Coney Island is known for its amusement parks and a resort. The rides at the amusement parks cause for a lot of tourists and income to the area. Recent Hurricane Sandy caused major damage to the businesses on Coney Island.

View of Coney Island:

“Thunderbolt”.. One of several rides:

To help improve the meaning of these lyrics, visit “The Great Gatsby (Chapter V)” by F. Scott Fitzgerald and leave a comment on the lyrics box