TOM: ¨ The God damned coward!¨ he whimpered. ¨He didn´t even stop his car¨
In the beginning of the chapter Gatsby is invited to the Buchanans. And it is at this time when Tom realizes there is a connection between Daisy and Gatsby
In the hotel suite the tension between Tom and Gatsby explodes. Tom having investigated the life of Gatsby begins to ask questions. This becomes a heated argument where Gatsby and Daisy reveal their love. Tom gets very angry.
On the way back from New York Daisy and Gatsby are driving home ad Daisy is very nervous and nerve wrecked because of the argument and the truths that resurfaced. Not paying attention to the road Myrtle ran into the road and Daisy ran over her. Not stopping she kept driving.