Leonardo Decaprio represents Gatsby. "Gatsby...Personality is an unbroken series of successful gestures, then there was something gorgeous about him..." (2). "I am the son of some wealthy people in the Middle West -all dead now. I was brought up in America but educated at Oxford..." (65). "Then came the war, old sport...I tried very hard to die, but I seemed to bear an enchanted life...I was promoted to be a major, and every Allied government gave me a decoration..." (66).