The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald:|
have a mint julep." Each of us said over and over that it was a "crazy
idea."--we all talked at once to a baffled clerk and thought, or
pretended to think, that we were being very funny. . . .
The room was large and stifling, and, though it was already four
o'clock, opening the windows admitted Only a gust of hot shrubbery from
the Park. Daisy went to the mirror and stood with her back to us,
fixing her hair.
"It's a swell suite," whispered Jordan respectfully, and every one
"Open another window," commanded Daisy, without turning around.
"There aren't any more."
The Great Gatsby