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Why does Gatsby want to leave Nick’s house just before Daisy arrives?
Gatsby has suddenly remembered an appointment that he cannot miss.
Gatsby is embarrassed that Nick has seen him behaving so nervously and wants to leave before he says something he’ll regret.
Nick has told him that Daisy seems very happy in her marriage and the he finds Tom to be a fine man.
Gatsby is very nervous about meeting Daisy again, and has decided to back out before she arrives.
Nick’s housekeeper arrives and Gatsby is upset that his meeting with Daisy will not be private.