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Which statement best represents Nick’s inability to understand the reality of poverty or the lives of those in lower social classes?


"It had occurred to me that this shadow of a garage must be a blind and that sumptuous and romantic apartments were concealed overhead."


"The interior [of the garage] was unprosperous and bare."


"But above the gray land and the spasms of bleak dust which drift endlessly over it, you perceive, after a moment, the eyes of Doctor T.J. Eckleburg."


"…the passengers on waiting trains can stare at the dismal scene for as long as half an hour."


"The supercilious assumption was that on Sunday afternoon I had nothing better to do."

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