What did Daisy take with her into the bathtub the night before she married Tom?

What does Daisy do the night before she marries Tom?

Daisy fell in love with Lieutenant Jay Gatsby, who was stationed at the base near her home. Though she chose to marry Tom after Gatsby left for the war, Daisy drank herself into numbness the night before her wedding, after she received a letter from Gatsby.

What did Daisy have in her hand on the night before her wedding that apparently made her cry?

In Chapter 4 Jordan recounts how, the day before the wedding, she found Daisy drunk, sobbing, and clutching a letter. Daisy has thrown away a pearl necklace Tom gave her – a necklace that cost $350,000.

Why did Daisy get drunk the night before her wedding?

According to Jordan, Daisy had gotten drunk. The reason that being is because Gatsby had given her a letter, when he was in the war. This reveals that when she was in love with Tom(the engagement and the marriage), she was still in love with Gatsby.

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What does Tom give Daisy before they are married in The Great Gatsby?

Daisy received a $350,000 pearl necklace from Tom before their wedding.

Why was Daisy crying on the morning of her wedding?

Why? According to Jordan, Daisy got drunk, cried and through her pearls away that Tom had given her and she almost called off the wedding. She did this because of a letter she recieved from Gatsby.

What did Daisy’s letter say?

Daisy, oh Daisy for you are not here with me! Right now you are nothing but wonderful and breathtaking dreams and fantasies in my mind. But in my heart I have a gleam of hope that you, my precious little princess will be waiting for me when I return from this outrageous inferno.

What is Daisy’s reaction to Gatsby’s shirt?

Suddenly with a strained sound Daisy bent her head into the shirts and began to cry stormily. “They’re such beautiful shirts,” she sobbed, her voice muffled in the thick folds. “It makes me sad because I’ve never seen such—such beautiful shirts before.”

What is Daisy’s reaction to Gatsby’s home?

Daisy, just as Gatsby had intended, is delighted by the magnificence of his estate. Together they wander from room to room, each one tastefully and carefully decorated to create a particular ambiance.

What is Daisy’s reaction to both men?

What is Daisy’s reaction to both men? She is obviously torn. She wants the escape that Gatsby provides, but she recognizes that a permanent relationship with him would not work. She needs Tom, who is just as superficial and “careless” as she is.

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What is Daisy’s condition the day before her wedding?

Daisy’s family didn’t approve of the match and so she eventually turned her attentions away from Gatsby and to Tom Buchanan. On the day before the wedding, Daisy reconsidered her actions but after a drunken cry, she thought better of her situation and married Tom.

What is the relationship between Daisy and Jordan?

A close friend of Daisy Buchanan’s, Jordan dates Nick Carraway during the novel and plays a crucial role in reuniting Daisy with the titular Jay Gatsby. A couple of years younger than Daisy, Jordan is single and a professional golfer, which sets her apart from her married friend.

What does Jordan’s story of Daisy’s marriage reveal about Daisy?

What does Jordan’s story of Daisy’s marriage reveal about Daisy? Jordan tells Nick about how Daisy had been in love with Gatsby before the war, but decided to marry Tom instead. Do we know why Gatsby has so many parties? Why did he buy the house?

What is the scene that Nick observes taking place between Tom and Daisy in the kitchen?

What is the scene that Nick observes taking place between Tom and Daisy in the kitchen? They’re sitting opposite each other and Tom has his hand over hers. He is talking very intently with Daisy nodding. They aren’t happy or unhappy.

Why did Daisy choose Tom over Gatsby?

Daisy may not love Tom as much as Gatsby, but she cannot bear the thought of living in the low class world of “new money”. So, she chooses the world she knows (Tom) over the world of new money (Gatsby).

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What was Daisy clutching?

She was trying to say goodbye to Gatsby before he left for war. She was going to marry Tom instead of Gatsby. She was going to see Jordan in her golf tournament. What was Daisy clutching in her hand that was “coming to pieces like snow” after her bridesmaids got her into a cold bath?