The Green Light represents Gatsby's hopes and dreams for the future with Daisy. "Gatsby believed in the green light, the orgastic future that year by yearrecedes before us" (Fitzgerald 189).
Chapter 3: Gatsby's House
The Valley of Ashes represents all the decay the wealth get from indulging nothing but their own pleasure. "This valley of ashes-a fantastic farm where ashes grow like wheat into ridges and hills and grotesque gardens, where ashes take the forms of houses and chimmenys..." (Fitzgerald 27).
Chapter 5:The Clock Gatsby Knocks Over
The Eyes of Dr. T.J Eckleberg represent Gods eye looking down at the American society as a wasteland. "But his eyes,dimmed a little by many paintless days under sun and rain, brood on over the solemn dumping ground" (Fitzgerald 28).
Chapter 5:The Weather
Gatsby's house represents the huge amount of love he has for Daisy. "He hadnt once ceased looking at Daisy and I think he revalued everythimg in his house according to the measure of response it drew from her well-loved eyes" (Fitzgerald 96).
The clock Gatsby knocks over represents the lost time with Daisy. “His head was so far back that it rested against the face of a defunct mantelpiece clock and from this position his distraught eyes stared down at Daisy who was sitting down frightened but graceful on the edge of a stiff chair" (Fitzgerald 91).
The weather represents the emotions of the characters. “Then she remembered the heat and sat down guiltily on the couch just as a freshly laundered nurse leading a little girl came into the room" (Fitzgerald 123).