Relationship between the characters

Nick and Jordan Baker

Around a third of the way into the novel, Nick begins a romantic relationship with Jordan Baker, which is something he is advised to do by Daisy and Tom. Nick's relationship with Jordan is similar to his relationship with New York and the East coast. He admires her professionalism and her search for fun, much as he is attracted to the luxurious lifestyle offered by New York, but he is also repulsed by her dishonesty; for example, he finds out that she cheated in her first professional golf match.

Nick and Gatsby

As Gatsby's neighbour, Nick is perfectly positioned to watch Gatsby's life unfold. After the pair forms a friendship, Nick seems to be closely involved in Gatsby's life. However, further on in the novel Nick takes pains to explain that the majority of his life had nothing to do with ...

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