In chapter six of The Great Gatsby, Gatsby knows Daisy didn't have a good time at the party. What is Nick's advice? How does Gatsby react?

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Nick, despite his own protestation that he is incurably honest, tries to sidestep Daisy's dislike of the party, though he has just told the reader that it "offended her—and inarguably ... She was appalled by West Egg, this unprecedented 'place' that Broadway had begotten ..." Rather than agree with Gatsby that Daisy didn't like the party, however, Nick responds tactfully and evasively, saying,

"I wouldn't ask too much of her ... You can't repeat the past."

Gatsby responds "incredulously," looking around him  "wildly," and denying Nick's words.

"Why of course you can!" he exclaims, then goes on to say he is "going...

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