Daisy Fay In The Great Gatsby

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In The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald, Daisy Fay is a beautiful, rich girl married to Tom Buchanan, but has an affair with a sweetheart from when she was younger, Jay Gatsby. Tom Buchanan is a surly, commanding man, born with enough money to run a country. He and Daisy are married in June of 1919, with “more pomp and circumstance than Louisville ever knew before”(75). He and Daisy are much alike, both being so rich that they can simply spend their entire lives on vacation essentially, and using their immense wealth as a buffer against anything wrong they do. Nick describes them in his final narration as being “careless people … they smashed up things and creatures and then retreated back into their money or their vast carelessness … and
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