Questions tagged [f-scott-fitzgerald]

For questions about the American novelist and short story writer F. Scott Fitzgerald (1896-1940) or about any of his literary works.

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What does this quote from The Great Gatsby mean?

Here's the quote: My commutation ticket came back to me with a dark stain from his hand. That any one should care in this heat whose flushed lips he kissed, whose head made damp the pajama ...