What do you find is the most crucial in the plot in Chapter 2?
How does Nick meet Tom’s mistress?
How does Myrtle react to Tom’s arrival?
Describe George Wilson. How does he react to Tom’s arrival?
Describe the setting of the valley of the ashes where George and Myrtle live. What aspects of the valley of the ashes are symbolic, and what do they symbolize? Use a quotation from the text to justify your answer.
Why does Tom attack Myrtle at the end of the party?
2. Tom takes Nick into the city and on the way there stops off at her house/her husband’s garage to meet her. They then go into the city and have a party at the apartment Tom rents for Myrtle and their indiscretions