Gatsby is a very wealthy man. He lives in a mansion in West Egg and throws parties every once in awhile, hundreds of people come. One of the parties he threw he met a beautiful girl named Daisy. He automatically fell in love. At the time Daisy was married to Tom Buchanan. Gatsby wanted her badly and wanted to treat her like a princess.
Daisy cries over Gatsby's shirts
why cant anything go my way???
Nothing can ever make Daisy happy. She is never pleased with anything, and can be very selfish. She is in love with Gatsby and Tom. In the end she stays with Tom because of security. Yet she still loves Gatsby. When Gatsby dies she does not show any emotion to Tom because of his constant actions over Daisy.
Gatbsy sees Daisy and Tom leave his party
Gatsby loves Daisy. His goal is to rewind time when he was in war. He has dedicated his life to wanting Daisy back. thats the one girl he loved and wanted to marry before he got called into the war to fight. By Gatsby attaining the past, he hopes that she loves him. For Gatsby himself, she is by far the American Dream in his eyes.
As Gatsby takes Daisy into his mansion she says she is very overwhelmed with all the goods he has in his house. The last place Gatsby takes her is his bedroom. Gatsby throws all his shirts down to daisy and she begins to cry. He says "her voice is full of wealth" being wealthy isn't going to make daisy happy. She isnt sure why she is crying because she knows Tom and herself are rich as well.
Gatsby sees Tom and Daisy leave from his party. He is upset that Daisy didn't have a good time. Gatsby is also worried about her. Tom tells Daisy that Gatsby's fortune comes from bootlegging. Gatsby tries to seek out to go find Daisy to see if he will be able to repeat the past.
Gatsby trying to fulfill the American Dream did not workout for him. The dream he had wished for didn't come true. Georgie Wilson Myrtles wife had shot Gatsby because of how Myrtle was killed with Gatsby and Daisy in the other car. George shot Gatsby into his pool he floated and then killed himself.