The Great Gatsby

Free Version

Upgrade subject to access all content

Moderate

Catherine Saves Gatsby

GATSBY-3YIXMX

How does Catherine, Myrtle’s sister, in some small way, save Gatsby from being the subject of vicious gossip after he is killed?

A

Catherine insists to reporters that Gatsby was a good man, who could not have been responsible for her sister’s death.

B

Catherine swears to the coroner that her sister had never met Gatsby and that she was completely happy in her marriage.

C

When speaking to the police, Catherine describes Wilson as a deranged mad man who had chosen Gatsby as a random victim.

D

Although the newspapers offer her money and fame, Catherine refuses to say that she was ever suspicious of Gatsby.

E

Catherine explains to the coroner and the police that it was Tom, not Gatsby , whom Myrtle was having an affair with.