"What's the matter, Nick? Do you object to shaking hands with me?"

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

Meaning

This is really the only time Nick ever stands up for himself against Tom. Gatsby’s death really changed the way Nick looks at everything. Nick won’t shake Tom’s hand because he knows that he probably pinned his affair with Myrtle on Gatsby.

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