And so it came about that in college

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


Most people talk of “finding themselves” or changing completely in college, and in the private and public spheres of living on a campus surrounded by people you know of but don’t truly know, you do “grow” as a person, at least in how that relates to the society of Fitzgerald’s time.

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