He talked a lot about the past, and I gathered that he wanted to recover something, some idea of himself perhaps, that had gone into loving Daisy.
"Oh, you want too much!" she cried to Gatsby. "I love you now – isn't that enough? I can't help what's past." She began to sob helplessly. "I did love him once – but I loved you too." Gatsby's eyes opened and closed.
Nick took Jordan out that night, he seen Gatsbys house lit up but was wondering why there wasnt anybody there. While Nick is walking home Gatsby comes out walking through his yard and scares Nick.
Gatsby tells Nick about Dan Cody and how is real name is Jay Gatz. He tells Nick about how he was supposed to inherit Codys money but his mistress gets it. Tom and Daisy stop by Nicks place and Gatsby messes with Tom about Daisy.
Nick heads over to the Buchanans and when he gets there Jordan and Daisy are down there complaining about how its the hottest day in the year. They listen to Tom talk to his mistress. Gatsby show up and they go out Tom figures out about their affair. Daisy runs over Myrtle and drives off in Gatsbys car.