Coney Island,

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

Meaning

Coney Island is a peninsula located in Brooklyn, New York. It 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.

Going to Coney Island is one of the things Gatsby invited Nick to do earlier this night.

View of Coney Island:

“Thunderbolt”.. One of several rides:

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