What does Freedom have to do with "Winter Dreams"? What is F.Scott Fitzgerald's idea of Freedom on Winter's Dream story?

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On the surface, it might seem that Judy Jones has the freedom. After all, she has money and position enough in society to skim off the cream of everything "good" in the world. She need not work; she is effortlessly beautiful. Judy has the freedom (and time) to crook her finger, bat her eyes, and have men faint at her feet.

Dexter, on the other hand, initially seems much less free. He is far below Judy in social status (he...

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