“I never loved him,” she said, with perceptible reluctance

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


These are empty words here. She is choosing Gatsby, but is unwilling to give in to all of his demands. She says these words to make Gatsby happy, but she knows she loved Tom at some points.

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