The next morning the cleaning lady threw him into the trash. The reason for that was the arrival of tenants who were there because the family was going through a rough financial situation and had to rent out a room.
Nobody asked for his opinion because he was unable to speak. The reactions were horrible as Gregor expected.
In its construction, The Metamorphosis is flawless. Gregor grows more comfortable with his changed body. For example, in the opening sentence, it is the final word, verwandelt, that indicates transformation: Gregor, exhausted, falls asleep.
Both Ellie and Valli also had children. The family continues their life as if nothing happened. Opinions ranged from the notion that he satirised the bureaucratic bungling of a crumbling Austria-Hungarian Empireto the belief that he embodied the rise of socialism.
But in its purest sense, it is an amazing, perfectly crafted, dark little fable.
He worked as a traveling salesman, his paycheck was small but still he took care of him family and tried to pay off their debts. He also points to the grotesque and tragicomical, silent film-like elements.
His father started working again, so they hired some help around the house. The job involved investigating and assessing compensation for personal injury to industrial workers; accidents such as lost fingers or limbs were commonplace at this time owing to poor work safety policies at the time.
During this short trip, Mr.
In his accompanying lecture notes, Nabokov discusses the type of insect Gregor has been transformed into, concluding that Gregor "is not, technically, a dung beetle. Reduced to carrying out his professional responsibilities, anxious to guarantee his advancement and vexed with the fear of making commercial mistakes, he is the creature of a functionalistic professional life.
Gregor Samsa[ edit ] "Gregor Samsa" redirects here. Finally, Gregor manages to unlock and open the door with his mouth. Part I[ edit ] One day, Gregor Samsa, a traveling salesman, wakes up to find himself transformed into a giant insect the most common translation of the German description ungeheures Ungeziefer, literally "monstrous vermin".
He is merely a big beetle". On 13 AugustKafka met Felice Bauera relative of Brod, who worked in Berlin as a representative of a dictaphone company.End of the Project Gutenberg EBook of Metamorphosis, by Franz Kafka Translated by David Wyllie.
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