In "Winter Dreams," what motivates Dexter Green to reach his goals?

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bmadnick eNotes educator| Certified Educator

Dexter wants a perfect life and the things that money can buy. He has confidence in himself and is willing to work hard. The biggest motivation for Dexter is Judy Jones. When he sees that her beauty is gone, Dexter's dreams of a perfect life are also gone. All he feels is emptiness.