"Daisy! Daisy! Daisy!" "I'll say it whenever I want to! Daisy! Dai-" This is said by Myrtle Wilson at the mini- party in a apartment in New York. She says this to Tom Buchanan because she is mad and drunk with Tom. After she say this, she gets slapped by Tom in the face very hard as she bleeds through her nose. This shows the readers that Tom does love Daisy and does not want his affair with Myrtle to intervene with his marriage. pg.125-127
Confrontation between Tom & Gatsby
"I'm Gatsby ," "I thought you knew, old sport. I'm afraid I'm not a very good host." This quote said by Jay Gatsby was at his first party in the book, as he is talking to newly aquatinted Nick Carraway. After these two meet at the party, they start talking and get to mildly know each other, creating the appearance of The Great Gatsby.
The Car Accident
"So we beat on, boats against the current, borne back ceaselessly into the past." Jay Gatsby is sitting in his vivid bright yellow car with Nick and is telling him about his life, and past life. He mentions his adventures with Dan Cody, and how he inherited some money.
George Wilson kills The Great Gatsby
"Self - control! I suppose the latest thing is to sit back and let Mr. Nobody from Nowhere make love to your wife. Well, if that's the idea you can count me out." Tom says this in the heated confrontation between him and Gatsby. They both love Daisy but she has to love one, and choose. Tom questions Gatsby and his actions. pg.229
"Well, first Daisy turned away from the woman toward the other car, and she lost her nerve and turned back. The second my hand reached the wheel i felt the shock - it must have killed her instantly" Gatsby explains to Nick what happened to Myrtle and how it happened. He realized what has been done and he will defnd Daisy no matter what. pg.396-398
"I have an idea that Gatsby himself didn't believe it would come, and perhaps he no longer cared. If that was true, he must have felt that he had lost the old warm world, paid a high price for living too long with a single dream." The summary Nick gives about what happened to Gatsby is an idea of realization. He says that Gatsby spent too long following one dream, and it ended up killing him. pg.111