Gatsby is preoccupied for his love for Daisy and soon cancels the parties. He also fires his servants to prevent gossip and replaces them with shady individuals connected to Meyer
Nick decides to head to East Egg for lunch at Toms and Daisy's house and finds Gatsby and Jordan Baker there. The nurse soon brings in Daisy's baby and isn't at all interested. Gatsby is shocked that she has a child and soon heads to the city.
Tom and everyone eventually all ride to New York. Stopping for gas at Wilson's Garage Nick, Tom, and Jordan learn that Wilson's wife is being unfaithful and plans to move her to the West.
Its Nick's 30th birthday. The group decides to take place at a hotel and Tom talks to Gatsby about his intentions with Daisy and that she loves Gatsby and not Tom and sends both Daisy and Gatsby back to Long Island.
Nick, Tom, And Jordan driving back to Long Island discover an accident on the valley of ashes. Myrtle was fatality hit by a car and they think it was Gatsby and Daisy on the way back and that Gatsby was the driver.
Back at Toms house Gatsby is hiding and tells Nick that hes there to assure that Tom doesn't hurt Daisy. Also he tells that Daisy was the person who hit Myrtle and that he was taking the blame.