Francis Scott Key Fitzgerald was born in 1896 at Saint Paul, Minnesota,US. He spent the first decade of his life primarily in Buffalo, New york, occasionally in West Virginia where his father worked. His parents, sent him to two catholic schools on the Westside of Buffalo. His initial years in Buffalo revealed him to be a boy of unusual intelligence .He had keen interest in literature. His father was fired from his job in 1908 and the family returned to Minnesota, there Fitzgerald attended St. Paul from 1908 to 1911. At the age of 13, he saw his first piece of writing appear in school newspaper. In 1911, at age of 15 he went to the Newman school in New Jersey. After graduating from Newman school 1913, Fitzgerald decided to stay in New Jersey to continue his artistic development at Princeton University. There he started writing for the Princeton triangle club. His writing pursuits at princeton came at the expense of his course, but causing him to be placed on academic probation 1917 he dropped out of university to join army. Worried that he might loss his life in the war with his literary dreams unfulfilled, Fitzgerald hurriedly wrote the Romantic Egoist in the weeks before attending to the duty and although Scribner rejected it, the reviewer noted his novel’s originality and encouraged Fitzgerald to submit more in the future. He finished four novels: The side of Paradise, The beautiful and Damned, The Great Gatsby and Tender is the Night. His fifth work was unfinished novel, The


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