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by Franz Kafka

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In The Metamorphosis, why does Gregor not question his transformation?

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That is one of the great unanswerable questions about this text.  It would certainly seem that any normal, sane person would question how and why he or she had changed into a bug overnight, but Gregor never asks.  This fact then becomes a thematic consideration of the story.  Some might suggest that Gregor is relieved to have turned into a bug because now he doesn't...

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