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20 terms
Great Gatsby - Characters and Settings
Daisy Buchanan
George Wilson
Jordan Baker
Klipspringer
"I've been everywhere and seen everything and done everything…
'God knows what you've been doing, everything you've been doi…
I mean it was careless of me to make such a wrong guess. I th…
The shallow freeloader who seems almost to live at Gatsby's m…
Daisy Buchanan
"I've been everywhere and seen everything and done everything…
George Wilson
'God knows what you've been doing, everything you've been doi…
10 terms
The Great Gatsby Characters
Nick Carraway
Daisy Buchanan
Tom Buchanan
Jordan Baker
Narrator of the novel; neighbor of Gatsby
Married to Tom; Nick's cousin
Cheats on Daisy with Myrtle; abusive; racist
golf player; spends summer with Buchanans
Nick Carraway
Narrator of the novel; neighbor of Gatsby
Daisy Buchanan
Married to Tom; Nick's cousin
10 terms
The Great Gatsby Characters
Jay Gatsby
Nick Carraway
Daisy Buchanan
Tom Buchanan
the main character (protagonist), in love with Daisy
the narrator and true friend of Gatsby
Nick's cousin, Gatsby's love, and Tom's wife (a woman whose i…
Daisy's husband, has an affair with Myrtle, has prejudiced be…
Jay Gatsby
the main character (protagonist), in love with Daisy
Nick Carraway
the narrator and true friend of Gatsby
25 terms
The Great Gatsby characters
people spread rumors about his mysteri…
Nick's cousin and Tom's wife... she is ca…
the reliable narrator
Daisy's husband
Jay Gatsby
Daisy Buchanan
Nick Carraway
Tom Buchanan
people spread rumors about his mysteri…
Jay Gatsby
Nick's cousin and Tom's wife... she is ca…
Daisy Buchanan
20 terms
The Great Gatsby - Characters and Settings
Daisy Buchanan
George Wilson
Jordan Baker
Klipspringer
"I've been everywhere and seen everything and done everything…
'God knows what you've been doing, everything you've been doi…
I mean it was careless of me to make such a wrong guess. I th…
The shallow freeloader who seems almost to live at Gatsby's m…
Daisy Buchanan
"I've been everywhere and seen everything and done everything…
George Wilson
'God knows what you've been doing, everything you've been doi…
24 terms
The Great Gatsby characters and locales
Nick Carraway
Daisy Buchanan
Jay Gatsby
Tom Buchanan
narrator of the novel; "I am one of the few honest people tha…
"I've been everywhere and seen everything and done everything…
Jay Gatsby the main character (protagonist), in love with Dai…
wealthy polo player, married to Daisy having affair with Myrt…
Nick Carraway
narrator of the novel; "I am one of the few honest people tha…
Daisy Buchanan
"I've been everywhere and seen everything and done everything…
20 terms
Great Gatsby - Characters and Settings
Daisy Buchanan
George Wilson
Jordan Baker
Klipspringer
"I've been everywhere and seen everything and done everything…
'God knows what you've been doing, everything you've been doi…
I mean it was careless of me to make such a wrong guess. I th…
The shallow freeloader who seems almost to live at Gatsby's m…
Daisy Buchanan
"I've been everywhere and seen everything and done everything…
George Wilson
'God knows what you've been doing, everything you've been doi…
7 terms
Great Gatsby Character Study
Narrator of the story
Millionaire who is in love with Daisy
Daisy's husband
Girlfriend to Tom Buchanan and wife of…
Nick Caraway
Jay Gatsby
Tom Buchanan
Myrtle Wilson
Narrator of the story
Nick Caraway
Millionaire who is in love with Daisy
Jay Gatsby
13 terms
The Great Gatsby Character List
Nick Carraway
Daisy Buchanan
Jordan Baker
George Wilson
Bondsman... From the Midwest... Yale graduate... World War I Veteran... L…
Attractive but shallow young woman... Nick's Cousin... Mother of Pa…
Daisy's Friend... Professional Golfer... Slightly Shady Reputation
Mechanic... Owns a Car Repair Shop... Kills Gatsby... Commits suicide
Nick Carraway
Bondsman... From the Midwest... Yale graduate... World War I Veteran... L…
Daisy Buchanan
Attractive but shallow young woman... Nick's Cousin... Mother of Pa…
11 terms
The Great Gatsby Characters
Nick Carraway
Jay Gatsby
Tom Buchanan
Daisy Buchanan
The Narrator.... A Bondsman who lives in the West Egg.... Honest an…
Protagonist of the story, deeply in love with Daisy.... He is ve…
Daisy's rich husband.... Rude and arrogant.... He has an affair wit…
Nick's cousin and Tom's wife.... She fell in love with Gatsby wh…
Nick Carraway
The Narrator.... A Bondsman who lives in the West Egg.... Honest an…
Jay Gatsby
Protagonist of the story, deeply in love with Daisy.... He is ve…
10 terms
The Great Gatsby Characters
Nick Carraway
Jay Gatsby
Tom Buchanan
Daisy Buchanan
Narrator... Bondsman who lives in the West Egg... Honest and doesn'…
Protagonist of the story, deeply in love with Daisy... Very weat…
Daisy's rich husband.... Rude and arrogant.... He has an affair wit…
Nick's cousin and Tom's wife.... She fell in love with Gatsby wh…
Nick Carraway
Narrator... Bondsman who lives in the West Egg... Honest and doesn'…
Jay Gatsby
Protagonist of the story, deeply in love with Daisy... Very weat…
13 terms
The Great Gatsby Character List
Nick Carraway
Daisy Buchanan
Jordan Baker
George Wilson
Bondsman... From the Midwest... Yale graduate... World War I Veteran... L…
Attractive but shallow young woman... Nick's Cousin... Mother of Pa…
Daisy's Friend... Professional Golfer... Slightly Shady Reputation
Mechanic... Owns a Car Repair Shop... Kills Gatsby... Commits suicide
Nick Carraway
Bondsman... From the Midwest... Yale graduate... World War I Veteran... L…
Daisy Buchanan
Attractive but shallow young woman... Nick's Cousin... Mother of Pa…
8 terms
The Great Gatsby Characters
Nick Carraway
Jay Gatsby
Tom Buchanan
Daisy Buchanan
Narrator... Bondsman who lives in the West Egg... Honest and doesn'…
Protagonist of the story, deeply in love with Daisy... Very weat…
Daisy's rich husband.... Arrogant, racist, and sexist... has an aff…
Nick's cousin and Tom's wife.... She fell in love with Gatsby wh…
Nick Carraway
Narrator... Bondsman who lives in the West Egg... Honest and doesn'…
Jay Gatsby
Protagonist of the story, deeply in love with Daisy... Very weat…
8 terms
Characters from The Great Gatsby
Jay Gatsby
Daisy Buchanan
Nick Carraway
Meyer Wolfsheim
protagonist; mysteriously and newly wealthy
Louiville socialite and past love of Gatsby
narrator; cousin of Daisy's
"business" associate of Gatsby
Jay Gatsby
protagonist; mysteriously and newly wealthy
Daisy Buchanan
Louiville socialite and past love of Gatsby
13 terms
The Great Gatsby Characters
Nick Carraway
Tom Buchanan
Daisy Buchanan
Jay Gatsby
Inclined to reserve all judgements. One of the few honest peo…
Dominance, Control ("Rise of a Colored Empire"). Wealthy, arr…
Sad & lovely. Bright eyes & passion. Cynical. Doesn't marry G…
Has real books. Bootlegger. First time we see him he's reachi…
Nick Carraway
Inclined to reserve all judgements. One of the few honest peo…
Tom Buchanan
Dominance, Control ("Rise of a Colored Empire"). Wealthy, arr…
15 terms
The Great Gatsby Characters
Daisy Buchannan
Tom Buchannan
Nick Carraway
Jordan Baker
Gatsby's "Golden Girl"
snobbish, rude, brutal man
"I'm one of the few hones people I know"
incurably dishonest golfer
Daisy Buchannan
Gatsby's "Golden Girl"
Tom Buchannan
snobbish, rude, brutal man
13 terms
The Great Gatsby Characters
Nick Caraway
Tom Buchanan
Daisy Buchanan
Jay Gatsby
Inclined to reserve all judgements. One of the few honest peo…
Dominance, Control ("Rise of a Colored Empire"). Wealthy, arr…
Sad & lovely. Bright eyes & passion. Cynical. Doesn't marry G…
Has real books. Bootlegger. First time we see him he's reachi…
Nick Caraway
Inclined to reserve all judgements. One of the few honest peo…
Tom Buchanan
Dominance, Control ("Rise of a Colored Empire"). Wealthy, arr…
8 terms
The Great Gatsby Characters
Nick Carraway
Jay Gatsby
Tom Buchanan
Daisy Buchanan
Narrator... Bondsman who lives in the West Egg... Honest and doesn'…
Protagonist of the story; deeply in love with Daisy from befo…
Daisy's rich husband.... Arrogant, racist, and sexist... has an aff…
Nick's cousin and Tom's wife.... She fell in love with Gatsby wh…
Nick Carraway
Narrator... Bondsman who lives in the West Egg... Honest and doesn'…
Jay Gatsby
Protagonist of the story; deeply in love with Daisy from befo…
45 terms
The Great Gatsby characters
people spread rumors about his mysteri…
Daisy's husband
7 words that describe Tom Buchanan
1 quote that captures Tom Buchanan's c…
Jay Gatsby
Tom Buchanan
→ confident... → masculine... → powerful... → womaniser... → sexist... → rac…
"Tom B in riding clothes was standing with his legs apart on…
people spread rumors about his mysteri…
Jay Gatsby
Daisy's husband
Tom Buchanan
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The Great Gatsby Characters/Quotes
Define this character: Beautiful, ench…
Define this character: hulk of a man,…
Define this character: First person na…
Define this character: Draws Nick into…
Daisy Fay Buchanan
Tom Buchanan
Nick Carraway
Jordan Baker
Define this character: Beautiful, ench…
Daisy Fay Buchanan
Define this character: hulk of a man,…
Tom Buchanan
13 terms
The Great Gatsby Characters
Nick Caraway
Tom Buchanan
Daisy Buchanan
Jay Gatsby
Inclined to reserve all judgements. One of the few honest peo…
Dominance, Control ("Rise of a Colored Empire"). Wealthy, arr…
Sad & lovely. Bright eyes & passion. Cynical. Doesn't marry G…
Has real books. Bootlegger. First time we see him he's reachi…
Nick Caraway
Inclined to reserve all judgements. One of the few honest peo…
Tom Buchanan
Dominance, Control ("Rise of a Colored Empire"). Wealthy, arr…
9 terms
"The Great Gatsby" Characters & Settings
Jay Gatsby
Nick Carraway
Daisy Buchanan
Tom Buchanan
Title protagonist; fabulously wealthy; famous for his lavish…
Narrator; from the Midwest; educated at Yale; fought in WW1;…
Nick's cousin by marriage?; Gatsby's crush; married but fell…
Daisy's super rich husband; arrogant and hypocritical; racist…
Jay Gatsby
Title protagonist; fabulously wealthy; famous for his lavish…
Nick Carraway
Narrator; from the Midwest; educated at Yale; fought in WW1;…
21 terms
The Great Gatsby Characters and Symbols
Nick Caraway
Jay Gatsby
Tom Buchanan
Daisy Buchanan
Narrator of story; lives in West Egg in a bungalow and works…
Lives in West Egg next to Nick; is in love with Daisy and has…
Married to Daisy and gave her a string of pearls on their wed…
Married to Tom; lives in East Egg; has a daughter named Pammy…
Nick Caraway
Narrator of story; lives in West Egg in a bungalow and works…
Jay Gatsby
Lives in West Egg next to Nick; is in love with Daisy and has…
The Great Gatsby - Characters
Nick Carraway
Daisy Buchanan
Tom Buchanan
Jordan Baker
Narrator. Lives in East Egg.
Nick's cousin. Tom's husband. Loopy.
Daisy's wife. Rich and cherishes money over anything.
Daisy's friend. Professional tennis player.
Nick Carraway
Narrator. Lives in East Egg.
Daisy Buchanan
Nick's cousin. Tom's husband. Loopy.
11 terms
The Great Gatsby Characters
Nick Carraway
Daisy Buchanan
Jordan Baker
George Wilson
Salesman... narrator ... From the Midwest... Yale graduate... Daisy's cou…
"golden girl"... Gatsby's love interest before the war... socialite…
Daisy's Friend... Professional Golfer... (Slightly Shady Reputation)
Mechanic... Owns a Car Repair Shop
Nick Carraway
Salesman... narrator ... From the Midwest... Yale graduate... Daisy's cou…
Daisy Buchanan
"golden girl"... Gatsby's love interest before the war... socialite…
75 terms
The Great Gatsby - Character Review
The child who physically represents th…
He fixed the 1919 World Series.
He is the drunk man Nick and Jordan me…
She is notoriously dishonest.
Pammy Buchanan
Meyer Wolfsheim
Owl Eyes
Jordan Baker
The child who physically represents th…
Pammy Buchanan
He fixed the 1919 World Series.
Meyer Wolfsheim
13 terms
The Great Gatsby Characters
Nick Caraway
Tom Buchanan
Daisy Buchanan
Jay Gatsby
Inclined to reserve all judgements. One of the few honest peo…
Dominance, Control ("Rise of a Colored Empire"). Wealthy, arr…
Sad & lovely. Bright eyes & passion. Cynical. Doesn't marry G…
Has real books. Bootlegger. First time we see him he's reachi…
Nick Caraway
Inclined to reserve all judgements. One of the few honest peo…
Tom Buchanan
Dominance, Control ("Rise of a Colored Empire"). Wealthy, arr…
10 terms
The Great Gatsby Characters
Jay Gatsby
Nick Carraway
Daisy Buchanan
Tom Buchanan
the main character (protagonist), in love with Daisy
the narrator and true friend of Gatsby
Nick's cousin, Gatsby's love, and Tom's wife (a woman whose i…
Daisy's husband, has an affair with Myrtle, has prejudiced be…
Jay Gatsby
the main character (protagonist), in love with Daisy
Nick Carraway
the narrator and true friend of Gatsby
13 terms
The Great Gatsby Characters
Nick Caraway
Tom Buchanan
Daisy Buchanan
Jay Gatsby
Inclined to reserve all judgements. One of the few honest peo…
Dominance, Control ("Rise of a Colored Empire"). Wealthy, arr…
Sad & lovely. Bright eyes & passion. Cynical. Doesn't marry G…
Has real books. Bootlegger. First time we see him he's reachi…
Nick Caraway
Inclined to reserve all judgements. One of the few honest peo…
Tom Buchanan
Dominance, Control ("Rise of a Colored Empire"). Wealthy, arr…
10 terms
The Great Gatsby Characters
Nick Carraway
Jay Gatsby
Tom Buchanan
Daisy Buchanan
Narrator... Bondsman who lives in the West Egg... Honest and doesn'…
Protagonist of the story, deeply in love with Daisy... Very weat…
Daisy's rich husband.... Rude and arrogant.... He has an affair wit…
Nick's cousin and Tom's wife.... She fell in love with Gatsby wh…
Nick Carraway
Narrator... Bondsman who lives in the West Egg... Honest and doesn'…
Jay Gatsby
Protagonist of the story, deeply in love with Daisy... Very weat…
31 terms
Great Gatsby - Characters and Context
Written in?
Author?
_ _ _ _ age?
The time was described by Fitzgerald a…
1926
F. Scott. Fitzgerald
Jazz
Miracles and excess
Written in?
1926
Author?
F. Scott. Fitzgerald
37 terms
The Great Gatsby characters
people spread rumors about his mysteri…
Nick's cousin and Tom's wife... she is ca…
the reliable narrator
Daisy's husband
Jay Gatsby
Daisy Buchanan
Nick Carraway
Tom Buchanan
people spread rumors about his mysteri…
Jay Gatsby
Nick's cousin and Tom's wife... she is ca…
Daisy Buchanan
8 terms
The Great Gatsby Characters
Nick Carraway
Jay Gatsby
Tom Buchanan
Daisy Buchanan
Narrator... Bondsman who lives in the West Egg... Honest and doesn'…
Protagonist of the story, deeply in love with Daisy... Very weat…
Daisy's rich husband.... Arrogant, racist, and sexist... has an aff…
Nick's cousin and Tom's wife.... She fell in love with Gatsby wh…
Nick Carraway
Narrator... Bondsman who lives in the West Egg... Honest and doesn'…
Jay Gatsby
Protagonist of the story, deeply in love with Daisy... Very weat…
31 terms
Great Gatsby - Characters and Context
Written in?
Author?
_ _ _ _ age?
The time was described by Fitzgerald a…
1926
F. Scott. Fitzgerald
Jazz
Miracles and excess
Written in?
1926
Author?
F. Scott. Fitzgerald
8 terms
The Great Gatsby Characters
Jay Gatsby
Nick Carraway
Daisy Buchanan
Tom Buchanan
the main character (protagonist), in love with Daisy
the narrator and true friend of Gatsby
Nick's cousin, Gatsby's love, and Tom's wife (a woman whose i…
Daisy's husband, has an affair with Myrtle, has prejudiced be…
Jay Gatsby
the main character (protagonist), in love with Daisy
Nick Carraway
the narrator and true friend of Gatsby
10 terms
The Great Gatsby Characters
Jay Gatsby
Nick Carraway
Daisy Buchanan
Tom Buchanan
the main character (protagonist), in love with Daisy
the narrator and true friend of Gatsby
Nick's cousin, Gatsby's love, and Tom's wife (a woman whose i…
Daisy's husband, has an affair with Myrtle, has prejudiced be…
Jay Gatsby
the main character (protagonist), in love with Daisy
Nick Carraway
the narrator and true friend of Gatsby
13 terms
The Great Gatsby Characters
Nick Caraway
Tom Buchanan
Daisy Buchanan
Jay Gatsby
Inclined to reserve all judgements. One of the few honest peo…
Dominance, Control ("Rise of a Colored Empire"). Wealthy, arr…
Sad & lovely. Bright eyes & passion. Cynical. Doesn't marry G…
Has real books. Bootlegger. First time we see him he's reachi…
Nick Caraway
Inclined to reserve all judgements. One of the few honest peo…
Tom Buchanan
Dominance, Control ("Rise of a Colored Empire"). Wealthy, arr…
10 terms
The Great Gatsby Characters
Jay Gatsby
Nick Carraway
Daisy Buchanan
Tom Buchanan
the main character (protagonist), in love with Daisy
the narrator and true friend of Gatsby
Nick's cousin, Gatsby's love, and Tom's wife (a woman whose i…
Daisy's husband, has an affair with Myrtle, has prejudiced be…
Jay Gatsby
the main character (protagonist), in love with Daisy
Nick Carraway
the narrator and true friend of Gatsby
10 terms
The Great Gatsby Characters
Jay Gatsby
Nick Carraway
Daisy Buchanan
Tom Buchanan
the main character (protagonist), in love with Daisy
the narrator and true friend of Gatsby
Nick's cousin, Gatsby's love, and Tom's wife (a woman whose i…
Daisy's husband, has an affair with Myrtle, has prejudiced be…
Jay Gatsby
the main character (protagonist), in love with Daisy
Nick Carraway
the narrator and true friend of Gatsby
10 terms
The Great Gatsby Characters
Nick Carraway
Tom Buchanan
Daisy Buchanan
Jordan Baker
narrator, from the mid-west, middle class, lives on West Egg,…
cruel, arrogant, wealthy, old money, lives on East Egg, lacks…
beautiful, wealthy, old money, feels like she has experienced…
professional golfer, old money, likes Nick, dishonest
Nick Carraway
narrator, from the mid-west, middle class, lives on West Egg,…
Tom Buchanan
cruel, arrogant, wealthy, old money, lives on East Egg, lacks…
12 terms
The Great Gatsby Characters
Jay Gatsby
Nick Carraway
Daisy Buchanan
Tom Buchanan
the main character (protagonist), in love with Daisy
the narrator and true friend of Gatsby
Nick's cousin, Gatsby's love, and Tom's wife (a woman whose i…
Daisy's husband, has an affair with Myrtle, has prejudiced be…
Jay Gatsby
the main character (protagonist), in love with Daisy
Nick Carraway
the narrator and true friend of Gatsby
8 terms
The Great Gatsby Characters
Daisy Buchanan
Tom Buchanan
Nick Carroway
Jay Gatsby
Nick's cousin; blonde
Arrogant; Aggressive; Broke Myrtle's nose
Narrator of The Great Gatsby
Nick's wealthy neighbor
Daisy Buchanan
Nick's cousin; blonde
Tom Buchanan
Arrogant; Aggressive; Broke Myrtle's nose
31 terms
Great Gatsby - Characters and Context
Written in?
Author?
_ _ _ _ age?
The time was described by Fitzgerald a…
1926
F. Scott. Fitzgerald
Jazz
Miracles and excess
Written in?
1926
Author?
F. Scott. Fitzgerald
18 terms
The Great Gatsby Characters
Jay Gatsby
Jay Gatsby
Nick Carraway
Nick Carraway
-Nick's wealthy neighbor in West Egg. Gatsby owns a gigantic…
--Gatsby is a self-made man (his... birth name was Jay Gatz) who…
-A young man from Minnesota who has come to New York after gr…
- Nick views himself as a man of "infinite hope" who can see…
Jay Gatsby
-Nick's wealthy neighbor in West Egg. Gatsby owns a gigantic…
Jay Gatsby
--Gatsby is a self-made man (his... birth name was Jay Gatz) who…
13 terms
The Great Gatsby Characters
Nick Caraway
Tom Buchanan
Daisy Buchanan
Jay Gatsby
Inclined to reserve all judgements. One of the few honest peo…
Dominance, Control ("Rise of a Colored Empire"). Wealthy, arr…
Sad & lovely. Bright eyes & passion. Cynical. Doesn't marry G…
Has real books. Bootlegger. First time we see him he's reachi…
Nick Caraway
Inclined to reserve all judgements. One of the few honest peo…
Tom Buchanan
Dominance, Control ("Rise of a Colored Empire"). Wealthy, arr…
9 terms
The Great Gatsby Characters
Jordan Baker
Nick Carraway
Myrtle Wilson
Daisy Buchanan
Nick's love interest who lies often and plays golf. She has g…
The narrator of the novel. Daisy's 2nd cousin.
Tom's mistress and George's wife. Mid-30's, plump, not beauti…
Tom's wife and Gatsby's dream girl. She has blonde hair and a…
Jordan Baker
Nick's love interest who lies often and plays golf. She has g…
Nick Carraway
The narrator of the novel. Daisy's 2nd cousin.
15 terms
Literature-Charaters-The Great Gatsby
Jay Gatsby (James Gatz)
Nick Carraway
Tom Buchanan
Daisy Fay Buchanan
Was born poor in South Dakota. Developed a self-improvement p…
He is the narrator of The Great Gatsby; he is also a characte…
He is the husband of Daisy Fay Buchanan. He is very wealthy,…
She was born in Louisville, Kentucky, and her favorite color…
Jay Gatsby (James Gatz)
Was born poor in South Dakota. Developed a self-improvement p…
Nick Carraway
He is the narrator of The Great Gatsby; he is also a characte…
13 terms
Great Gatsby Characters
Jay Gatsby
Nick Carraway
Tom
Daisy
Protagonist, real name is James Gatz, comes from poor family,…
Narrator, indecisive, unreliable, personally knows Gatsby, on…
Big, tall, brutal, comes from wealthy Midwestern family, old…
Nicks cousin, Gatsby still in love with her, married to Tom,…
Jay Gatsby
Protagonist, real name is James Gatz, comes from poor family,…
Nick Carraway
Narrator, indecisive, unreliable, personally knows Gatsby, on…
31 terms
Great Gatsby Character Quotes
"I'm inclined to reserve all judgments…
"You're just embarrassed, that's all.…
"I wouldn't ask too much of her. You c…
"I'm thirty. I'm five years too old to…
Nick Carraway
Nick Carraway
Nick Carraway
Nick Carraway
"I'm inclined to reserve all judgments…
Nick Carraway
"You're just embarrassed, that's all.…
Nick Carraway
13 terms
The Great Gatsby Characters
Nick Caraway
Tom Buchanan
Daisy Buchanan
Jay Gatsby
Inclined to reserve all judgements. One of the few honest peo…
Dominance, Control ("Rise of a Colored Empire"). Wealthy, arr…
Sad & lovely. Bright eyes & passion. Cynical. Doesn't marry G…
Has real books. Bootlegger. First time we see him he's reachi…
Nick Caraway
Inclined to reserve all judgements. One of the few honest peo…
Tom Buchanan
Dominance, Control ("Rise of a Colored Empire"). Wealthy, arr…
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