Why is the use of these names for the two children in "The Veldt" significant?  

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The use of the names of Wendy and Peter in the story The Veldt,by Ray Bradbury, is significant and indeed somewhat connected to the use of the same names in the characters of the novel by J.M. Barrie, Peter Pan.

However, the connection between the names is less literary and more psychological. In the story The Veldt Peter is a little spoiled brat. He is intelligent but extremely immature. He does not have any regard for his family, and he controls his everybody with both his wits, and his willfulness. Nowhere...

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