Question: Why cant Gregor go back to sleep?

When Gregor wakes up as an insect, why cant he fall back to sleep like he wants? He believes that he is just imagining that he is an insect. He wants to prove that he can become a human being again.

What happens to Gregor as he tries to go back into his bedroom?

What happens to Gregor when he leaves his room to meet the office manager? After the office manager hurries outside and down the stairs, Mr. Samsa takes a cane and beats Gregor back into his room, hurting his leg. This shows that the father sees Gregor as an insect, not his son.

What does Gregors wish to go back to sleep and forget all this nonsense suggest about what he thinks has happened to him?

Gregor tries to get back to sleep, his hope of forgetting all this nonsense (3) suggesting escapism, but his insect form prevents him from attaining a comfortable position. Just dont stay in bed being useless, Gregor said to himself (7).

Why do Gregors family members knock on his door as it nears seven o clock?

Why do Gregors family members knock on his door as it nears seven oclock? He feels responsible for the financial support of his family. He believes that he is just imagining that he is an insect. He wants to prove that he can become a human being again.

What happens if I slept a little more and forgot all this nonsense?

Franz Kafka Quote: “What if I slept a little more and forgot about all this nonsense.”

What if I slept a little more and forget about all this nonsense meaning?

Glose. How about if I sleep a little bit longer and forget all this nonsense, he thought, but that was something he was unable to do because he was used to sleeping on his right, and in his present state couldnt get into that position.

What was Gregors secret dream?

Gregor becomes the familys sole breadwinner. As much as he hates the petty and degrading concern for which he works, he is proud of providing his mother, father, and sister Grete with a nice apartment and a fairly comfortable life. He secretly dreams of sending Grete to the conservatory to study violin.

How about if I sleep a little bit longer?

How about if I sleep a little bit longer and forget all this nonsense, he thought, but that was something he was unable to do because he was used to sleeping on his right, and in his present state couldnt get into that position.

What does Gregors death symbolize?

Gregors death symbolizes the end of his familys suffering, as well as his own. The Samsas remember that he used to be a human. They find comfort in his death; Gregor is no longer a burden to them. His death freed him from personal hardships.

What if I sleep a little longer and forget all this nonsense?

How about if I sleep a little bit longer and forget all this nonsense, he thought, but that was something he was unable to do because he was used to sleeping on his right, and in his present state couldnt get into that position.

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