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his family’s comfort and they express their gratitude by attacking and isolating him in his time of need. The apple in this situation may signify Gregor’s isolation and alienation within his family. Additionally, the apple symbolism is reminiscent of Adam and Eve, in which they were ousted from heaven after eating the forbidden apple.
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Yusuf 2 A prominent example of how the Samsa’s steadily grow in animosity towards Gregor is seen in Grete. When the story began, Grete was Gregor’s primary caretaker and also the family member who showed the most genuine concern for him. But as the story goes on, Grete becomes fed up with Gregor and eventually tries to convince their parents to get rid of him. For example, when she says, "I won't pronounce the name of my brother in front of this monster, and so all I say is: we have to try to get rid of it. We've done everything humanly possible to take care of it and to put up with it (Kafka 1015)." This quote suggests that Grete has given up on Gregor’s humanity and rejects the idea that he still exists under his insect body, and even resorts to calling him “monster” and “it”. When I was reading this story and read about Gregor’s isolation from his family, I was reminded about how my cousin Sandra was disowned by her parents because she wanted to pursue a career in film and they disapproved. Her parents thought that such a lifestyle would be
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