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Course Hero Literature Instructor Russell Jaffe explains the main characters in Franz Kafka's novella The Metamorphosis.
|Gregor Samsa||Gregor, the protagonist of the story and a traveling salesman, awakens one morning to discover he has transformed into a bug. Read More|
|Grete Samsa||Gregor's teenage sister and a gifted violinist, Grete takes care of her brother after his transformation but later grows frustrated by the toll it takes on the family. Read More|
|Mr. Samsa||Mr. Samsa, Gregor's father, lashes out at and injures his son when he learns he has become a bug. Read More|
|Mrs. Samsa||Mrs. Samsa, Gregor's mother, struggles between the love she feels for her son and her repulsion at his new form. Read More|
|Anna||Horrified by Gregor, the Samsas' maid quits.|
|Charwoman||The cleaning woman replaces the Samsas' maid and is eager to help Gregor and his family.|
|Middle Boarder||The lead boarder, who speaks for the trio of boarders, pays money to live in the Samsa house, expects cleanliness, and challenges Mr. Samsa as the head of household.|
|Office Manager||The office manager, Gregor's boss, visits the Samsa home to find out why his employee misses his train and is late for work.|