Babylon Revisited by F Scott Fitzgerald Analysis
Answer the following questions after reading the story Babylon Revisited by F. Scott Fitzgerald(6th story from the attached file).
Please carefully read the story and understand it before answering the questions.
While answering the questions, answer it using evidence from the story. Answer each question in about 150 words.
DO NOT USE ANY OUTSIDE SOURCE TO ANSWER THE QUESTIONS, THERE SHOULD BE NO REFERENCES. IT ALL SHOULD BE ANSWERED IN OWN WORDS, BASED ON YOUR OWN UNDERSTANDING FROM THE STORY.Question 1: Which parts of the story reveal the difficulties of escaping the past? How might Fate be a factor in Charlie’s prospects for starting a new life and raising his own daughter?
Question 2: Characterize the Peters family. To what extent are we to approve of their attitudes? What elements of American society do they represent?
Question 3: To what degree can we be sympathetic to Charlie? To Marion? What are the different points of view on the extent of Charlie’s obligations and responsibilities to his family?