Why does Lydia want to shut off the house and take a vacation from it?
Lydia wants the whole house shut off for a few days and the family to take a vacation; she believes the house had taken on her previous roles as wife, mother, and nursemaid, making her feel unnecessary. With Wendy and Peter at a carnival, George and Lydia eat dinner alone.
What does George say he would do without Lennie?
What does George say his life would be like without Lennie? He’d be lonely and have no one to share his dreams with. He’d have a girlfriend and no worries and his life would be much easier. He’d give up ranching and become a sheriff.
Why did the parents find their wallet and scarf in the veldt land?
Why did the parents find their wallet and scarf in the Veldt land? The children placed the objects there so the lion could get the scent of George and Lydia.
Who is the protagonist in the veldt?
George Hadley George is the man who has to make the big decision about the nursery. We hear how he thinks about this world, and we watch him make this crucial decision, and that’s what makes him the protagonist.
What makes George and Lydia’s happylife home so futuristic?
The Happylife Home comes equipped with a “nursery” (a futuristic entertainment room outfitted with advanced sensory technologies that can recreate any environment, including the African veldt). George and Lydia grow concerned when the children start using the nursery to visualize their hostility towards their parents.
What does Mr Hadley reflect on after they left the nursery?
Hadley reflect on after they left the nursery? He worries that his children started thinking about death at an early age. He is proud that his children are mature enough to think about death. He worries that his children have an unhealthy obsession with death.
What does George mean when he says that the family is going to live?
What does George mean when he says that the family is “going to live”? They are going to turn off all of their technology and experience life. They are going to travel instead of staying at home all the time. They are going to turn the nursery off.
What do you think will happen to Mr McClean?
What do you think will happen to Mr. McClean? They will take over the house and take advantage of all the technology.