4. Gatsby’s father is so proud of him because he thinks that his son is dead and as far as he remembers him, he was dedicated to his dreams and hopes for the future and his father is proud of how far he made it in life.
5. Nick characterizes them as vapid and self-indulgent. There is no substance to them. Both characters have destroyed even the illusion of real love, caring, compassion and humanity. They make Nick sick to his stomach