“You live in West Egg,” she remarked contemptuously. “I know somebody there.”“I don’t know asingle”“You must know Gatsby.”“Gatsby?” demanded Daisy. “What Gatsby?” This quote starts the the books plot line and introduces how Daisy's messy history and current life is going to effect the outcome of what happens to Gatsby.
REALIZING REPEATING THE PAST ISN'T POSSIBLE
“This is an unusual party for me. I haven’t even seen the host. I live over there” I waved my hand at the invisible hedge in the distance, “and this man Gatsby sent over his chauffeur with an invitation.” For a moment he looked at me as if he failed to understand.“I’m Gatsby,” he said suddenly.“What!” I exclaimed. “Oh, I beg your pardon.”“I thought you knew, old sport. I’m afraid I’m not a very good host." This is the scene where we first meet Gatsby and both the reader and Nick is completely taken by him and his mysterious life.
THE DEATH OF THE AMERICAN DREAM
“We haven’t met for many years,” said Daisy, her voice as matter-of-fact as it could ever be.“Five years next November.” This quote shows the awkwardness that is between Gatsby and Daisy from the past to the present. through not seeing each other for five years and yet still feeling the love between them almost instantly.
THE ABANDONMANT OF GATSBY
“Was Daisy driving?”“Yes,” he said after a moment, “but of course I’ll say I was. You see, when we left New York she was very nervous and she thought it would steady her to drive an this woman rushed out at us just as we were passing a car coming the other way. It shows though Daisy doesn't choose Gatsby he loves her so much that he would take the fall for a murder he didn't commit.
“God sees everything,” repeated Wilson. This quote sums up why Wilson kills Gatsby he thinks he was sleeping with myrtle and he did not want anyone finding out so he killed her. Wilson reflex to judgement day saying no one can hide from what they have done but will pay for it
“Go on!” He started. “Why, my God! they used to go there by the hundreds.” He took off his glasses and wiped them again, outside and in. “The poor son-of-a-bitch,” he said. Owl-eyes perfectly describes how everyone wanted to be in gatsby's house and loved coming to his oarties but when it is all said and done no one shows up after he gave evrything to them including his life.