"Gatsby believed in the green light, the orgiastic future that year by year recedes before us. It eluded us then, but that's no matter — tomorrow we will run faster, stretch out our arms farther . And one fine morning — so we beat
Nero-Reaching out. The lyric is : Reaching out for something to hold". It would be when Gatsby is looking over the ocean to see the green light. It a perfect fit because Gatsby at the time is trying to lure daisy but can't.