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In The Great Gatsby, to whom does Myrtle believe Jordan is married?so i was absent and...

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star97 | Student, Grade 10 | (Level 1) eNoter

Posted January 3, 2011 at 11:18 PM via web

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In The Great Gatsby, to whom does Myrtle believe Jordan is married?

so i was absent and missed alot of notes and im behind reading, teacher told me i can find the answers in the computer and in the book but i can barely understand it i need help.

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lensor | High School Teacher | (Level 1) Assistant Educator

Posted January 4, 2011 at 11:00 AM (Answer #1)

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Myrtle mistakenly believes that Jordan is married to Tom Buchanan. Since Jordan is young, beautiful, and rich, Myrtle feels threatened by this woman she considers to be a rival for Tom's affections.

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