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Tom Buchanan victimized the lowly George Wilson in several significant ways that eventually motivated George to commit suicide. Tom Buchanan is portrayed as a callous, extremely wealthy man, who discriminates against George and takes advantage of him because he is poor, meek, and cannot defend himself. Tom victimizes George by carrying on an affair with his wife, Myrtle, behind his back. To make matters worse, Tom lies to George about selling him a car but purposely delays the sale in order to continually visit his home, where he can keep in contact with Myrtle. In addition to having an affair with his wife and blatantly lying to George about an important business transaction, Tom also victimizes George by blaming Gatsby for his wife's death. Tom detests Jay Gatsby and resents him for sleeping with Daisy . By telling George that Gatsby...

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