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●Jordan had an incident where she left a borrowed car in the rain with the top down, at her golf match newspapers suggested that she moved her ball from a bad lie in the semi-finals●Nick tells Jordan she is a bad driver; she thinks she is a good driver●Jordan tells Nick that she likes him and he then thinks about how he feels Chapter 4 ●Nick creates a timetable that explains all the different people that ended up coming to Gatsby’s parties. ●The first three pages include name dropping different people that showed up and their history. ●The biggest thing to take away is that Gatsby invited a diverse group of people with different histories. They came from different parts of the United States- some were actors,well known families, people that eventually died in weird situations, princes, etc●Nick has lunch with Gatsby and looks at Gatsby’s expensive/showy car. ●Even though Nick had talked to Gatsby a few times before, he never really had a real conversation with him.-- “So my first impression, that he was a person of some undefinedconsequence, had gradually faded and he had become simply the proprietor of an elaborate road-house next door” (Nick, 64) ●During car ride, Nick gets annoyed with Gatsby because he has a huge secret to spill but Gatsby won’t spill. ●Readers learn that Gatsby’s parents were rich, died, left him with a lot of money, went to the army.●Gatsby uses Mrs. Baker to tell Nick the secret. ●Have lunch together along with Mr. Wolfsheim which was the guy in charge of fixing the World Series (gambles) ●Meet up with Tom Buchanan and this is when Gatsby gets embarrassed. ●Jordan Baker tells Nick the secret.-- Daisy and Gatsby used to be lovers but split up whenGatsby went into the war and then Daisy married Tom. Gatsby is still in love with Daisy and bought a house to be across the bay from her. ●Daisy got a letter from Gatsby and wanted to call off the wedding but didn't. ●Gatsby wants Nick to have tea and invite Daisy over so he can finally see her. ●Readers get a feeling of the internal struggle with Nick as he is not sure if he loves JordanBaker or not or if she is just kinda there. Chapter 5 part 1-Nick was worried his house was on fire, but it was actually Gatsby’s (but he wasn’t hosting a party)-Gatsby tries to please Nick by offering to go to Coney Island & taking a plunge in hisswimming pool (trying to get Nick to agree to his favor, looked at Nick with “suppressedeagerness”(82))-Gatsby wants Nick to get his grass cut-Gatsby asks Nick if he makes enough money & gives Nick a job offer that doesn’t haveto do with Wolfsheim-“It happens to be a rather confidential sort of thing” (Gatsby, 83)
-Nick gets a little offended: “the offer was obviously and tactlessly for a service tobe rendered, I had no choice except to cut him off there.” (Nick, 83)-Next morning, Nick invites Daisy for tea the next day, telling her not to invite Tom -It rained the whole day of Daisy’s arrival-