Gatsby - Thanh
A Coggle Diagram about Plot
(Chapter 1: Nick is visiting the Buchanan's and learns about them. The estate is very gorgeous and finds out that Tom is cheating on Daisy.
, Chapter 2: Nick, Tom, and Myrtle hung out for a day and met her sister. Nick is not impressed by this so he tries to leave on a different train but they insist that he doesn't. He meets her sister, Catherine, and they all get very drunk. They talk about their extravagant lives and Myrtle starts talking about Daisy. She doesn't stop so Tom punches her in the face and makes her nose bleed. Nick then falls asleep in the apartment.
, Chapter 3: Nick is invited by Gatsby to come to a party and he accepts. On arrival, it is madness and he is trying to find Gatsby to introduce himself. He sees Baker and decides to join her. They then enter a huge library out of boredom and are met by a strange man (owl eyes). The night progresses and people get more dazed and drunk. Nick finally meets Gatsby and doesn't even realize it. They have a very nice exchange and Gatsby invites him over the next morning. As nick leaves, he witnesses a car crash.(owl eyes and another man)
, Chapter 4:Gatsby invites Nick for lunch and he meets a strange man. At first Nick does not believe tat Gatsby was in the war and went to Oxford. They later find out that Gatsby loves Daisy and they were previous lovers.Gatsby plans a tea party for nick to invite Daisy so they can finally have a conversation.
, Chapter 5: Gatsby meets up with Nick outside his house and kindly asks when the meeting with Daisy will be. He offers to cut Nick's grass as a bribe. Daisy and Gatsby have a very awkward first encounter and he broke Nick's clock. After nick left them alone for a bit he returned to them happily in conversation. They take a tour of the house and Daisy puts her arm around him.
, Chapter 6: Nick finally reveals that Gatsby has been lying about his background and name the whole time. Nick finds Tom at Gatsby's house and they discuss things. Tom is now suspicious of Gatsby and Daisy's interactions but is still unaware.Him and Daisy attend one of Gatsby's parties but she does not have a good time.
, Chapter 7: Daisy has nick and Gatsby over for lunch and they exchange flirtatious looks. However, Tom notices and gets very agitated. Daisy supposedly told Tom that she is in love with him.They stop for gas and Tom also finds out that Wilson and Myrtle plan to leave the town. Tom is now questioning Gatsby about going to Oxford and Daisy. As they drive back, there is a huge car crash and Myrtle is the victim.
, Chapter 8:There is a flashback where more is revealed about Gatsby and Daisy years ago. Daisy was restless when Gatsby went away for war and felt he pressures of her world. Feeling like she needed some type of support is when Tom came along. Nick and Gatsby finish breakfast and he says his final goodbyes to Gatsby and thanks him for the summer.Nick flashes back again to the night that Myrtle died, recalling that Wilson was rocking back and forth in his office and Catherine (her sister) fainting at the news. Wilson has a revelation when he sees a dog leash and thinks a man killed her. Says that God sees everything she is doing and looks at the poster of Doctor Eckelberg eyes. Gatsby was most likely waiting for a phone call from Daisy but never got it. There are gunshots heard by Gatsby's house and Wilson is found.
and chapter 9: It has been a few years and he retells the events that happened. Many people do not come to meet Gatsby and everyone is distant. Mr. Wolfsheim even refuses to participate in the funeral. A few people come and it is very awkward.Not even Daisy came to visit him. The dad comes and is remincisng about the past. He says Gatsby is very is
, Tom Buchanan #
, myrtle (mistress)- calls tom during dinner time
and Henry Gatz:
) and Setting