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In the Great Gatsby, what characters show that their in denial? Quotations please.

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Quite a few characters in The Great Gatsby are in denial.  For starters, Nick states that

I am one of the honest people that I have ever known.

He makes this statement after he has confessed that he still writes to a girl back home, signing his letters, "Love, Nick" when he desires to get out of that...

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