Diamond As Big As The Ritz Study Guides

  • The Diamond as Big as the Ritz


    "Diamond as Big as the Ritz" is a short story by F. Scott Fitzgerald about an enormous diamond. John Unger travels home with Percy from their boarding school back to Percy's home in Montana. Under the family's property lies an enormous diamond and for generations,the family has killed and imprisoned people who might reveal the secret. After John learns that he will also be killed (from his love, Kismine, Percy's sister), airplanes attack the property and the family decides to destroy the diamond.