Tom, daisy, jordan, and nick all go out for lunch. They stop to get gas on the way. Then gatsby tells tom that daisy never loved him. Nick remembered it was his 30th birthday after the argument. Daisy and gatsby go back home in his car. Tom drives by the garage and finds myrtles body wrapped in a blanket on the table.
In the morning , after a sleepless night, haunted by Myrtle's death, Nick hears Gatsby returning from having spent the night standing outside Daisy's house. He goes to talk to Gatsby and learns that Daisy never came out of the house and nothing happened.
The police and bands of reporters arrive at Gatsby's house when news of his death gets worried. Nick waits for someone to take charge of the funeral arrangements, but, when no one steps forward to do so, he takes charge. He calls Daisy to tell her what happened.