It seemed to me that the thing for Daisy to do was to rush out of the house, child in arms — but apparently there were no such intentions in her head.

from F. Scott Fitzgerald – The Great Gatsby (Chapter I) on Rap Genius


Nick is essentially recommending that Daisy takes the child and leaves Tom. But even with all of Tom’s physical and emotional abuse, Daisy is still content with staying with him and his money.

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