The Veldt Questions and Answers
by Ray Bradbury

Start Your Free Trial

What is the meaning of the quote "Children are carpets, they should be stepped on occasionally"?

Expert Answers info

booksnake eNotes educator | Certified Educator

calendarEducator since 2019

write443 answers

starTop subjects are Literature, History, and Science

When George Hadley says that "Children are carpets, they should be stepped on occasionally," he is communicating that he blames his children for the fear he feels surrounding the strange behavior of the technologically advanced nursery in his house in "

(The entire section contains 124 words.)

Unlock This Answer Now

check Approved by eNotes Editorial