We chose to showcase the Marmalades features with one of the greatest story ever told, The Great Gatsby by Scott F. Fitzgerald. The Jazz age backdrop of the 1920’s and the vivid references to Long Island’s golden coast and New York City just seemed a perfect fit.
But there’s somehow something more profound in the Gatsby’s story that we seem obssesed with. The lost generation of the 1920’s is in many ways connected with what we are dealing with today. A beautiful youth lost in the partys, the people and the gossips. A neverending game of who is who. And a strong desire to grasp something more profound. Like a lost summer love.