Great Gatsby Chapter 7 Part 1
Updated: 3/16/2021
Great Gatsby Chapter 7 Part 1

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  • After leaving the site of the crash and on their way home Nick notices that Tom is crying with tears rolling down his face.
  • I found out what your 'drug stores' were. He and this Wolfshiem bought up a lot of side-street drug stores here and in Chicago and sold grain alcohol over the counter.
  • What about it? I guess your friend Walter Chase wasn't too proud to come in on it.
  • Why what happened!
  • I've got my wife locked in up there. She's going to stay there till the day after tomorrow and then we're going to move away.
  • Beat me! Throw me down and beat me, you dirty little coward!
  • Bam!!!
  • At Plaza hotel a fight broke out between Jay and Tom regarding Daisy during which Daisy found herself gravitating toward Tom. Tom sensing that he won the argument sends Gatsby and Daisy together back to Long Island to prove his point while he leaves with Nick and Jordan.
  • What happened—that's what I want to know!
  • Auto hit her. Ins'antly killed.
  • Oh my Ga-od!
  • Meanwhile while the group was returning home, Michaelis, Wilson's neighbor, visited Wilson at his garage where he learned about how Wilson reacted to his wife's infidelity.
  • Gatsby's car was yellow...
  • It was a yellow car
  • While escaping from home and pleading to her husband, a yellow "death car" crashed into Myrtle Wilson and did not stop to check whether Mrytle Wilson was ok. Michaelis was the first one to see this and unfortunately Myrtle died in the crash.
  • The God Damn coward! He didn't even stop his car.
  • Arriving at the site of Myrtle's crash, Tom inquires to the policeman about what is going on and what happened at the scene of the crash and learns that a Myrtle died in a automobile crash
  • Hearing the people who the police man was talking to the trio of Tom, Nick ,and Jordan found out that a yellow car hit Myrtle and thus Tom and Nick deduced that it was Gatsby's car which hit her.