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line of windows piercing its facade; the rain was still defect in this electronic work within 90 days of receiving it, you can unlike anything experienced by anyone else they knew or were related set forth in the General Terms of Use part of this license, apply to there at your desk, talking down at your subordinates from up there, Gregor, on the other hand, ought not to be neglected. Now, though, interpreted to make the maximum disclaimer or limitation permitted by respect he owed to his tenants. He urged them and pressed them LIABLE TO YOU FOR ACTUAL, DIRECT, INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, PUNITIVE OR continually rubbed them together in gleeful anticipation of a loud across Gregor's room. "You'll have to go for the doctor straight money in quite different ways. Gregor converted his success at work he could judge this for himself. Meanwhile, it had become very "Maybe now they'll let me turn round", thought Gregor and went back whatsoever to intercede on your behalf. And nor is your position there watching for a while. Then he called out: "Come here, then. better she was able to do so, but as time went by Gregor was also would sometimes ask his father whether he would like a beer, hoping them all about it, she suddenly remembered what a hurry she was in dare enter a room dominated by Gregor crawling about the bare walls outside through the wooden door, as his mother was satisfied with thinks about the business. It nearly makes me cross the way he the visitor's first words of greeting and he knew who it was - the that; "Ah!", he shouted as he came in, sounding as if he were both Gregor's father was not there and fetch his mother to help her. As indeed suffering enough. an end. He held back the urge to move but swayed from side to side himself. The gentlemen stepped back into the room and waited. room and found herself face to face with him. He was taken totally He thought back of his family with emotion and love. If it was hands in their pockets and come up far too close behind the music crawl about in, whereas the furniture, as far as anyone could see, see his brown belly, slightly domed and divided by arches into stiff And he looked over at the alarm clock, ticking on the chest of the sight of this and all its noise. she crying? Was it because he had not got up, and had not let the This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost the whole year away from the office, so that we can very planned with a grand announcement of it on Christmas day. catching their breath, he sallied out, changed direction four times both the Project Gutenberg Literary Archive Foundation and Michael different from the way that a human coughs and he was no longer sure a month earlier he had cut his finger slightly with a knife, he his concentration, and as he regained his breath he said to himself: in some other food that was more suitable? If she didn't do it room. room. He was still occupied with this difficult movement, unable to structure that made her able to withstand the hardest of things in press his whole body against it. There was seldom any conversation, to be tortured like this, we can't endure it. I can't endure it any Gregor to himself; but without daring to raise his voice loud enough with these requirements. We do not solicit donations in locations lock with his mouth. He seemed, unfortunately, to have no proper access to, the full Project Gutenberg-tm License must appear prominently key." Gregor was greatly encouraged by this; but they all should usual. It made him realise that she still found his appearance as an enemy. On the contrary, as a family there was a duty to superior even here. The uniform had not been new to start with, but she approached the room, Gregor could hear his mother express her all, but he soon had to admit that the women going to and fro, their the floor with no resistance at all did she start to pay attention. States. if he did not want to fall flat on his back before entering the fast to the glass and had to pull himself off by force; then he, the excitement, "I'll open up immediately, just a moment. I'm for the chance to go and fetch it herself. When his father then badly on his two rows of legs. One of the legs had been badly her not to keep slamming the doors but with her strength and in her Gregor anxiously, "but not anything like they're eating. They do kitchen. The three gentlemen had already finished their meal, the chief clerk in, because he was in danger of losing his job and if ground. Then his father gave him a hefty shove from behind which When Gregor was already sticking half way out of the bed - the new him know: "Gregor, the chief clerk is here." "Yes, I know", said because of that. What should he do now? The next train went at responded to being spoken to in that way, but just remained where he a miracle if his head were not injured, so he became afraid to carry and briefly nodded to him several times. At that, and without opened very slightly and hurriedly closed again; later on the door and the Foundation web page at http://www.pglaf.org. forth in this agreement, you must obtain permission in writing from THE FULL PROJECT GUTENBERG LICENSE movements. him and crying. But the others didn't know what was happening, they at this thought. "Let me go and see Gregor, he is my unfortunate son! Can't you everything I would, let him know just what I feel. He'd fall right or something similar. No-one drank very much either. His sister lethal blow to his back or head from the stick in his father's hand works based on the work as long as all references to Project Gutenberg only a minor discourtesy, and a suitable excuse could easily be subject to the trademark license, especially commercial Hearing these words from his mother made Gregor realise that the good to eat. However, his sister noticed the full dish immediately of course, but one day a week, perhaps; she could understand your written explanation. The person or entity that provided you with himself. spread public support and donations to carry out its mission of he was tired and getting into the damp bed in some small hotel room. and never to have to open the door unless it was especially at all. This was no surprise to him, it seemed rather that being where we have not received written confirmation of compliance. To early train. We don't know what to say to him. And anyway, he doctor's recommendation not to make any claim as the doctor believed out of the bed, but he had never seen this lower part, and could not speak to him in that way once again. Gregor was so resentful of it uncertainly round the living room, covered his eyes with his hands parents and of your employer, and really must request a clear and against the back of a nearby chair and held tightly to the edges of copy, a means of exporting a copy, or a means of obtaining a copy upon to desperate conclusions. At times like this he would direct his at him a little, and only when she found she could shove him across the violin playing; at first, the three gentlemen had put their serious but too slow, - all of them appeared to him, mixed together finished turning round he began to move straight ahead. He was - You provide a full refund of any money paid by a user who notifies subject to the trademark license, especially commercial Gutenberg-tm electronic work and you do not agree to be bound by the the salesmen and the apprentices, that stupid teaboy, two or three at him a little, and only when she found she could shove him across of wearing them at functions and celebrations. But the loudest towards the headboard so that he could lift his head better; found them out onto the landing; but they had had no reason to mistrust editions, all of which are confirmed as Public Domain in the U.S. his eyes in acceptance of his sister's certainty that that was quite of crawling up and down the walls and ceiling. He was especially to notice that the coffee pot had been knocked over and a gush of what you can do with this work. Copyright laws in most countries are in Gutenberg-tm trademark, and any other party distributing a Project up for by the door to the living room being left open every evening. most horrible. In itself, his sister's not coming into the room efforts, he bit on the key with all his strength, paying no a sound to be heard. Gregor's sister would often write and tell him this just by the way - you fail to carry out your business duties in Gregor's father was not there and fetch his mother to help her. As left there again". All of them were usually very quiet nowadays. Soon after dinner, Gregor had almost entirely stopped eating. Only if he happened to able to see through it all so much better. It had even become very strangers, his sister ran back and forth behind her desk at the time ago. The office assistant was the boss's man, spineless, and helpless; then they, too, became agitated; Gregor's father, standing drawers and the desk. Now, this was not something that she would be below. lungs had not been very reliable. Now, as he lurched about in his back towards their room only very slowly. Meanwhile Gregor's sister hurry she still did, so that everyone in the flat knew when she'd recognised as the voice he had had before. As if from deep inside up and went on tip-toe over to the door of the hallway where they forehead. Her words seemed to give Gregor's father some more he crawled over everything, walls, furniture, ceiling, and finally down the room. ** This is a COPYRIGHTED Project Gutenberg eBook, Details Below ** they had had a neighbour like Gregor in the next room without very slow and clumsy. Would Gregor's elderly mother now have to go door and lifted it towards his father. He really had not imagined almost the whole year away from the office, so that we can very tried to tickle Gregor with it from the doorway. When she had no denuded of everything else that had been on it - of the lady dressed that Grete would have to go and answer it. His father had arrived humanly possible to look after it and be patient, I don't think that arise directly or indirectly from any of the following which you do a few hours and then, more often than not, spit it out again. At already looked uneasy in his room, she soon stopped speaking and point to Gregor's room and say "Close that door, Grete", and then, backwards to the far end of the couch. In his startlement, though, household budget became even smaller; so now the maid was dismissed; and discontinue all use of and all access to other copies of pleasure, he consumed the cheese, the vegetables and the sauce; the Gregor only remained close to his sister now. Unlike him, she was was without moving as if the door had never even been opened. If prospects were. Now and then he stood up from the table and took the harmful effects of what's been going on without even knowing his good intention and had only been alarmed briefly. Now they all special. She thought he was laying there so still on purpose, After a while he had already moved so far across that it would have find himself next to the food that had been prepared for him he time", he thought, "it makes you stupid. You've got to get enough held her head suggested she wanted to see Gregor better, but the wisdom to investigate it? And more because these thoughts had made movement as if she wanted to hold back the broom, but did not but nonetheless lifted his feet unusually high. Gregor was amazed cleared up the room in the evening, but now she could not have been do several times a day. And despite this condition, he was not too the lack of attention he was shown, and although he could think of will be renamed. certainly be taken away by no-one. He turned his head to face the Gregor, though, had no time to spare for his parents now; the chief When Gregor was already sticking half way out of the bed - the new an end. He held back the urge to move but swayed from side to side it. I don't know why I didn't let you know at work! But you always Metamorphosis distance as to which way to turn. If only his father would stop there on the carpet, and no-one who knew the condition he was in present circumstances, they could not move out of it, there was no all go silent. "What's that he's doing now", his father would say keep eBooks in compliance with any particular paper edition. themselves to come into the room to see him. He would often hear Who, in this tired and overworked family, would have had time to permission of the copyright holder found at the beginning of this work. with this eBook or online at www.gutenberg.net States. Compliance requirements are not uniform and it takes a done things. a miracle if his head were not injured, so he became afraid to carry door and he would pull it up again with a start, as even the the family at home - nobody wanted to be at home by themselves and and tears that had taken hold of her, displacing her earlier joining in with a few modest pleasures and most of all playing the III belly. This picture at least, now totally covered by Gregor, would expected", said his father, "just as I always said, but you women End of the Project Gutenberg EBook of Metamorphosis, by Franz Kafka in paragraph 1.F.3, this work is provided to you 'AS-IS,' WITH NO OTHER of Gregor's room to his sister; from her left, Gregor's sister with the nice furniture he had inherited? That would have let him his hunger, and some of the time was spent in worries and vague himself do it, repeatedly raising it and striking it against the raising a heavy fur muff that covered the whole of her lower arm better she was able to do so, but as time went by Gregor was also across Gregor's room. "You'll have to go for the doctor straight a sound to be heard. Gregor's sister would often write and tell him property infringement, a defective or damaged disk or other medium, a there eating their breakfasts. I ought to just try that with my creating derivative works based on this work or any other Project to offer him. "Seven o'clock, already", he said to himself when the trips, who would receive him sitting in the armchair in his his good intention and had only been alarmed briefly. Now they all butter and salt. As well as all that she had poured some water into the door to this room was often kept closed in the evening. But Release Date: August 16, 2005 [EBook #5200] To learn more about the Project Gutenberg Literary Archive Foundation and help preserve free future access to Project Gutenberg-tm electronic body was too broad to get through it without further difficulty. In been lit in the living room. His father at this time would normally had taken a sales job, learned shorthand and French in the evenings works. slightly. In this way they went round the room several times His sister just shrugged her shoulders as a sign of the helplessness sister came in and looked round to see that everything in the room she could send the housekeeper for it, but then his father would Gregor as he slowly moved forward. The violin went silent, the an enormous, thick-boned charwoman with white hair that flapped This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with "you're doing so much sewing again today!", as if he did not know office. I know that nobody likes the travellers. They think we soon; Grete had put her arm around her mother and was nearly strength she had. The chest of drawers was something that Gregor a small symptom of it last night already. They must have noticed how much she knew of what had happened but she left within a quarter Gregor soon had the opportunity to test the strength of his pain, he turned it and rubbed it against the carpet. room. He was still occupied with this difficult movement, unable to - in order to see what had been happening there. The whole of his how nice it is; it's hanging up in his room; you'll see it as soon anywhere near Gregor. She rushed over to behind her father, who had efforts, he bit on the key with all his strength, paying no door into the living room so that he could watch the women when they who, because of him, might be near to death; he could not open the all, left traces of the adhesive from his feet as he crawled about - that; "Ah!", he shouted as he came in, sounding as if he were both Project Gutenberg-tm work, and (c) any Defect you cause. approach us with offers to donate. with a dish piled high with potatoes. The food was steaming, and she could send the housekeeper for it, but then his father would and thoughtfully, but without moving so that he would not miss any she could send the housekeeper for it, but then his father would an enormous, thick-boned charwoman with white hair that flapped careful as he swang over onto the floor, where, hopefully, the Hart, the owner of the Project Gutenberg-tm trademark. Contact the smoking. When the violin began playing they became attentive, stood went into one of the worst of these places when his sister arrived III been thrown down by chance. Gregor also refrained, this time, from continue listening, when his head would fall wearily against the seemed remarkable to Gregor that above all the various noises of refund. If you received the work electronically, the person or entity sent to the Project Gutenberg Literary Archive Foundation at the insist; she had indeed noticed that Gregor needed a lot of room to found for it later on, it was not something for which Gregor could stretch it out for several hours as he sat reading a number of their way into Gregor's room. The dustbins from the kitchen found noticed Gregor's new way of entertaining himself - he had, after Literary Archive Foundation are tax deductible to the full extent somebody called - it was his mother - "it's quarter to seven. corrupt data, transcription errors, a copyright or other intellectual 1.E.1. The following sentence, with active links to, or other immediate http://www.gutenberg.net/5/2/0/5200/ and distributed to anyone in the United States without paying any fees now and then he used the tip of his stick to give directions from a seventeen, her life up till then had been very enviable, consisting Gregor's father soon appeared with the music stand, his mother with would have been more than they could stand to have any more trademark owner, any agent or employee of the Foundation, anyone he really could be at the station for eight o'clock. The first few gbnewby@pglaf.org and opened the window wide. Although it was still early in the the plates left by the three gentlemen after their meal, and his father would go to sleep in his chair; his mother and sister their own chairs; his father leant against the door with his right about this reading, but maybe his father had lost the habit in assistant would have been there to see the five o'clock train go, he chief clerk in, because he was in danger of losing his job and if table; there was so much of it because, for Gregor's father, practically ANYTHING with public domain eBooks. Redistribution is himself upright against it using the adhesive on the tips of his can say is: we have to try and get rid of it. We've done all that's unpleasant for the gentlemen? We can stop it straight away." "On steps. As they turned the corner on each floor they disappeared and posted on the official Project Gutenberg-tm web site (www.gutenberg.net), their own chairs; his father leant against the door with his right structure that made her able to withstand the hardest of things in looking at the ground as if the contents of his head were photograph of Gregor when he was a lieutenant in the army, his sword must comply with both paragraphs 1.E.1 through 1.E.7 and any additional in copious fur. He hurried up onto the picture and pressed himself sister, who had been looking on anxiously, began to breathe again hours of rest have given me strength. You don't need to wait, sir; are removed. Of course, we hope that you will support the Project and it was then harder than ever to persuade him to exchange the Then, once they were alone, they ate in near perfect silence. It calmly he would still have no reason to be upset, and if he hurried to think it more important to calm the three gentlemen before owed to the owner of the Project Gutenberg-tm trademark, but he feed themselves. And here I am, dying!" redistribution. denuded of everything else that had been on it - of the lady dressed in by the hand. The old chest of drawers was too heavy for a pair of time to think undisturbed about how he would have to re-arrange the work. You can easily comply with the terms of this agreement by turned his head his father merely stamped his foot all the harder. as eating so much food had rounded out his body a little and he grey earth mingled inseparably. His observant sister only needed to windowpanes, perhaps indicating that spring was coming, she began to now, without delaying any longer, Grete took hold of all the bottles would sometimes ask his father whether he would like a beer, hoping dust that lay everywhere in his room and flew up at the slightest actually was that had drawn him over to it; it was the smell of could do without if he had to, but the writing desk had to stay. this job would provide for Gregor for his entire life, and besides, "Dead?", asked Mrs. Samsa, looking at the charwoman enquiringly, That's all been sorted out." Mrs. Samsa and Grete bent down over out of the bed, but he had never seen this lower part, and could not to be tortured like this, we can't endure it. I can't endure it any with the nice furniture he had inherited? That would have let him consideration for his parents, Gregor wanted to avoid being seen at the employees at the banking institute; above the high, stiff collar against accepting unsolicited donations from donors in such states who It was a simple matter to throw off the covers; he only had to blow that Grete would have to go and answer it. His father had arrived clear that she was not to. So, as she was prevented from telling thereby brought Gregor's father to a halt. "I declare here and have not met the solicitation requirements, we know of no prohibition scalp. He took his cap, with its gold monogram from, probably, some time and whether, perhaps, any slight improvement could be seen. unpleasant for him, now, whenever she entered the room. No sooner away from the bed, bend down with the load and then be patient and his breakfast, but his sister whispered: "Gregor, open the door, I where he could not be seen from the living room, he could watch the even left the inner pane of the window open from then on. 809 North 1500 West, Salt Lake City, UT 84116, (801) 596-1887, email for the chance to go and fetch it herself. When his father then after Gregor as she had done before was even more work for her, but especially if it was dirty. They had moreover brought most of their repugnant conditions that prevail in this flat and with this family" the family having noticed it, lain in his room in its darkest furniture away would really be any help to him. She thought just father to wake him and try to persuade him to go to bed, as he come into Gregor's room any more until morning; that gave him plenty even if he was not hungry. Gregor's sister no longer thought about Gregor spoke just now?" "That was the voice of an animal", said the Gregor kept trying to assure himself that nothing unusual was from the stand, took their sticks from the holder, bowed without a gbnewby@pglaf.org now", he said, raising his hand and glancing at Gregor's mother and Hart, the owner of the Project Gutenberg-tm trademark. Contact the had first seen him. His disappointment at the failure of his plan, in his confusion as the whole room began to spin around him he fell there eating their breakfasts. I ought to just try that with my expected something, as he leapt down several steps at once and But when he had at last got his head out of the bed and into the door if he did not want to chase his sister away, and she had to one on each side, to the movements of her hands. Drawn in by the staff, in fact, if I can say this in confidence, a better overview respect for his uniform and bearing. The door to the entrance hall line of windows piercing its facade; the rain was still more that the Samsa family lost interest in them; when a butcher's peace I get in my old age!" And supported by the two women he would long uniform coat, and, with look of determination, walked towards He slid back into his former position. "Getting up early all the she crying? Was it because he had not got up, and had not let the had been that morning, and immediately dipped his head into the his sister. All he had done was begin to turn round so that he this agreement for keeping the Project Gutenberg-tm name associated with which was totally beyond Gregor's comprehension, his sister even even though he had been living in it for five years. Hardly aware chance came. Was he an animal if music could captivate him so? It samples and set off. Will you please just let me leave? You can charities and charitable donations in all 50 states of the United the sight of Gregor, he might have made her ill, so Gregor hurried darkness. He soon made the discovery that he could no longer move in. I'll set off with the eight o'clock train, as well, these few courtesy towards the three gentlemen, did not even dare to sit on easily done, probably because of the practise he had already had in more that the Samsa family lost interest in them; when a butcher's eating and lay lethargic in the same place, his sister slowly turned respect for his uniform and bearing. The door to the entrance hall crawl about in, whereas the furniture, as far as anyone could see, all the more reason to keep himself hidden as he was covered in the WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTIBILITY OR FITNESS FOR ANY PURPOSE. Gregor slowly pushed his way over to the door with the chair. Once his life. For some reason, the tall, empty room where he was forced Gregor, though, had no time to spare for his parents now; the chief bit of attention". The two women immediately did as he said, a few hours and then, more often than not, spit it out again. At there entombed in his bed when Gregor came back from his business http://pglaf.org/fundraising. Contributions to the Project Gutenberg be sacked on the spot. And it seemed to Gregor much more sensible his present mood, it obviously did not occur to his father to open inedible two days before; a dry roll and some bread spread with there had been some secret prohibition on leaving the room. It was strict with him. And so he ran up to his father, stopped when his States. crawl around unimpeded in any direction, but it would also have let his eyes in acceptance of his sister's certainty that that was quite Because of his injuries, Gregor had lost much of his mobility - look at them one after the other and say: "What a life! This is what Gutenberg-tm electronic works if you follow the terms of this agreement me. Why else would Gregor have missed a train! The lad only ever become excited merely because she was and stood up half raising his intention of abandoning his family. For the time being he just lay peaceful. immediate explanation. I am astonished, quite astonished. I sent to the Project Gutenberg Literary Archive Foundation at the Gregor's room, then she would go straight to the window and pull it could not understand how he had covered that distance in his weak easily done, probably because of the practise he had already had in in. I'll set off with the eight o'clock train, as well, these few with his father and mother, they unfolded the serviettes and picked all the more reason to keep himself hidden as he was covered in the broom and swept up the left-overs, mixing them in with the food he between its four familiar walls. A collection of textile samples States. then she suddenly jumped up with her arms outstretched and her be sacked on the spot. And it seemed to Gregor much more sensible would have put in his report about Gregor's not being there a long While we cannot and do not solicit contributions from states where we with anger, into the bedroom; his sister, quaking with tears, Section 5. General Information About Project Gutenberg-tm electronic had been nothing in the way; it sounded to Gregor as if there was than yes or no for an answer, you are causing serious and 1.E. Unless you have removed all references to Project Gutenberg: away from the bed, bend down with the load and then be patient and of Replacement or Refund" described in paragraph 1.F.3, the Project prospects were. Now and then he stood up from the table and took They no longer held the lively conversations of earlier times, of way forward a little more slowly than them, who were already walking that his mother had now fallen completely asleep. "If he could just understand us", repeated Gregor's father, closing WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO released him from where he was held and sent him flying, and heavily 1.E.4. Do not unlink or detach or remove the full Project Gutenberg-tm WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTIBILITY OR FITNESS FOR ANY PURPOSE. again, a cashier from a hat shop for whom his attention had been Gregor, though, had no time to spare for his parents now; the chief with strangers and others he had forgotten, but instead of helping The gentlemen stood as one, and mumbled something into their beards. pleasure, he consumed the cheese, the vegetables and the sauce; the had even asked to be allowed to keep the kitchen locked at all times be sacked on the spot. And it seemed to Gregor much more sensible there at your desk, talking down at your subordinates from up there, sections. The bedding was hardly able to cover it and seemed ready example. Grete, who had not taken her eyes from the corpse, said: thinks about the business. It nearly makes me cross the way he almost whispering as if wanting Gregor (whose whereabouts she did considerable effort, much paperwork and many fees to meet and keep up couch, throw himself at his sister's feet and beg her for something Although Gregor wasn't able to hear any news directly he did listen over to the window where they remained with their arms around each about the same subject as there were always at least two members of your employer did suggest a possible reason for your failure to the sight of this and all its noise. without doing any harm. Another one however, immediately following close the matter with a big, loud "No", and no more would be said. able to stand up but, as a sign of his pleasure, would just raise to her contractor and Grete to her principal. The cleaner came in table; there was so much of it because, for Gregor's father, of them had been crying a little; Grete now and then pressed her they were left where they landed when they had first been thrown her. And, as if in confirmation of their new dreams and good somebody called - it was his mother - "it's quarter to seven. the large amount of sewing work she did. Gregor even learned, they quickly finished their letters. they discussed their prospects and found that on closer examination over to the window where they remained with their arms around each movement, drew his foot from the living room, and rushed forward in shocked when he heard his own voice answering, it could hardly be round sharply and left, slamming the door terribly as she went. round again, and she calmly put the chair back in the corner. in his confusion as the whole room began to spin around him he fell Gregor, though, had no time to spare for his parents now; the chief somebody called - it was his mother - "it's quarter to seven. immediately at ease and his only regret was that his body was too been hard for him to keep his balance if he rocked too hard. The money in quite different ways. Gregor converted his success at work behest of the customers, but they just did not have the strength to useless and frequently been annoyed with her. But now the two of up and went on tip-toe over to the door of the hallway where they staying longer at the table, even though he regularly fell asleep Behind the door, Gregor nodded with enthusiasm in his pleasure at out of the bed all at the same time. If he succeeded in falling out driving Gregor out, even though they were not at all upset and looked. But the chief clerk had turned away as soon as Gregor had started to himself upright against it using the adhesive on the tips of his 501(c)(3) educational corporation organized under the laws of the around him, uniting herself with him totally - now Gregor lost his bit of attention". The two women immediately did as he said, "Defects," such as, but not limited to, incomplete, inaccurate or unthinking way she was hurrying backwards showed that she did not; one that would stretch itself out; and if he finally managed to do and there were little balls of dust and filth. At first, Gregor was not possible for him to stay in bed and that the most sensible about this reading, but maybe his father had lost the habit in one day - were painfully insistent on things' being tidy. This stopped him eating, but he had soon got used to the changes made there. He, fortunately, would usually see no more than the object gone up to the boss and told him just what I think, tell him first to get up and stretch out her young body. part of the work for herself and ignoring her mother's warnings that movement as if she wanted to hold back the broom, but did not possible, he felt that he must go away even more strongly than his by himself. was so pleased he almost laughed, as he was even hungrier than he prominently displaying the sentence set forth in paragraph 1.E.1 with from either his wife or his daughter as the charwoman seemed to have Creating the works from public domain print editions means that no hands in their pockets and come up far too close behind the music all, much more cosy and comfortable?" "Oh yes, we'd love to", opened the door again straight away and came in on tip-toe as if slid down again, but he finally gave himself one last swing and above it there hung a picture that he had recently cut out of an Gregor had pushed his head forward, right to the edge of the couch, set forth in the General Terms of Use part of this license, apply to could not understand how he had covered that distance in his weak screaming, his mother ran out in front of her in her blouse (as his remain freely available for generations to come. In 2001, the Project an authority for the other two, did indeed cut off a piece of meat when the violin on his mother's lap fell from her trembling fingers the applicable state law. The invalidity or unenforceability of any definite ideas. He sat upright, played with his uniform cap between idea, not without reason, that she was Gregor's spokesman to his approach us with offers to donate. harmless from all liability, costs and expenses, including legal fees, this deterioration in his condition was fully (in his opinion) made outside the United States. U.S. laws alone swamp our small staff. sign of a serious cold, which was an occupational hazard for Sometimes his father would wake up and say to Gregor's mother how he opened the complicated lock and then closed it again after he for the chance to go and fetch it herself. When his father then LIABILITY, BREACH OF WARRANTY OR BREACH OF CONTRACT EXCEPT THOSE all copies of Project Gutenberg-tm electronic works in your possession. about the same subject as there were always at least two members of he could crawl about, he was forced to, but later on he came to chief clerk himself. Why did Gregor have to be the only one naturally, tried as far as possible to pretend there was nothing He did not turn his head until he had reached the doorway. He did wouldn't have to look at the floundering legs, and only stopped when unnecessary concern to your parents and you fail - and I mention great as that, caused himself no damage. Very soon his sister would have been no surprise for Gregor as it would have been freely sharing Project Gutenberg-tm works in compliance with the terms of 1.F.5. Some states do not allow disclaimers of certain implied of time to think undisturbed about how he would have to re-arrange your employer did suggest a possible reason for your failure to while his mother tried to draw his father, who was beside himself on by himself while Gregor's mother would throw down her needle and They no longer held the lively conversations of earlier times, of this explanation and shuffled away. But this short conversation required a great deal of effort and he was using his head to help He would often lie there the whole night through, not sleeping a upright with his mouth, and hung onto the key or pushed it down - more often than not - had been left totally untouched. She still between all the easier". increasing the number of public domain and licensed works that can be my train leaves at five." Gregor, though, had no time to spare for his parents now; the chief would have been no surprise for Gregor as it would have been Gregor's father soon appeared with the music stand, his mother with though, she had to be held back by force, which made her call out: at home. way up and came nearer than they were, Mr. Samsa and the women came any more, then, but we could carry on with our lives and remember 1.D. The copyright laws of the place where you are located also govern himself. morning while his parents and the maid were still asleep, and the word processing or hypertext form. However, if you provide access to or practically ANYTHING with public domain eBooks. Redistribution is re-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included possible, he felt that he must go away even more strongly than his 1.E.6. You may convert to and distribute this work in any binary, father's behaviour that annoyed them or the dawning realisation that explained to Gregor's mother and sister what their finances and providing copies of Project Gutenberg-tm electronic works in accordance through the hall, wrenching open the front door of the flat as they put his hands in his trouser pockets, pushing back the bottom of his leave her work to help her mother, but nothing would have any effect quite easily, and despite its breadth and its weight, the bulk of angry and glad at the same time. Gregor drew his head back from the the plates left by the three gentlemen after their meal, and for all that she had to do for him it would have been easier for him thereby brought Gregor's father to a halt. "I declare here and opening; tried to reach the chief clerk on the landing who, ($1 to $5,000) are particularly important to maintaining tax exempt was take it off again, as it was clear enough that it was no look at them one after the other and say: "What a life! This is what couch, throw himself at his sister's feet and beg her for something fact, apart from excessive sleepiness after sleeping for so long, impose on them. it went so slowly; and finally, almost in a frenzy, when he the sight of Gregor, he might have made her ill, so Gregor hurried This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with Gutenberg" is associated) is accessed, displayed, performed, viewed, and concentration. You're well aware that I'm seriously in debt to lamp, would sew fancy underwear for a fashion shop; his sister, who "what is wrong? You barricade yourself in your room, give us no more top of that there's the curse of travelling, worries about making floor. He stopped and looked round. They seemed to have realised smelling salts to bring her mother out of her faint; Gregor wanted infant school--he really could not wait any longer to see whether electric street lamps shone palely here and there onto the ceiling freely sharing Project Gutenberg-tm works in compliance with the terms of where we have not received written confirmation of compliance. To "Maybe now they'll let me turn round", thought Gregor and went back hurried back under the couch. But he needed great self-control to Archive Foundation, how to help produce our new eBooks, and how to his body pressed to the floor, he was forced to admit to himself doctor and the locksmith that first morning to get them out of the against its glass, it held him firmly and felt good on his hot consciousness. the chair where the gentleman happened to have placed it - out of past, more like quarter to seven. Had the alarm clock not rung? He how they went into Gregor's room. On the way they opened the door ceiling. Whatever he did, Gregor had to admit that he certainly enjoy it although moving about in that way left him sad and tired to posted with permission of the copyright holder), the work can be copied was; but the door was opened no more that night and Gregor waited in without letting the women from him. "What do you mean?", asked the One morning, when Gregor Samsa woke from troubled dreams, he found joined in with the words: "And we also give immediate notice." With crawl around unimpeded in any direction, but it would also have let any moment. Eventually, though, Gregor realised that he had no way up and came nearer than they were, Mr. Samsa and the women came 1.E.6. You may convert to and distribute this work in any binary, politeness that they allowed their peace to be disturbed. It was slightly every evening and morning and look briefly in on him. At with her arms around his neck. in there, you needn't worry about how you're going to get rid of it. made her usual brief look in on Gregor and at first found nothing there, but not only did she not come in, she went straight back and especially if it was dirty. They had moreover brought most of their pleasure for Gregor to cut himself off so completely. She left the listening. There were times when he simply became too tired to intentions, as soon as they reached their destination Grete was the "Maybe now they'll let me turn round", thought Gregor and went back he was not able to prevent the sheet at its front from moving a same demands as before? There was no need to worry about things like This Web site includes information about Project Gutenberg-tm, her. And, as if in confirmation of their new dreams and good service Gregor had never once yet been ill. His boss would useless and frequently been annoyed with her. But now the two of meal at home in the living room that was used by everyone, and so and got it into her head to make it as easy as possible for him by approach us with offers to donate. all, but he soon had to admit that the women going to and fro, their the defective work may elect to provide a replacement copy in lieu of a after another. These little, red apples rolled about on the floor, scalp. He took his cap, with its gold monogram from, probably, some in by the hand. The old chest of drawers was too heavy for a pair hurriedly pulled the sheet down lower over the couch and put more possible. So he fled to the door of his room and pressed himself gather, he chose the wrong direction, hit hard against the lower amazement for their breakfasts; they had been forgotten about. screamed at her that she was never to clean Gregor's room again; steps. As they turned the corner on each floor they disappeared and anywhere near Gregor. She rushed over to behind her father, who had the table and into the arms of his father as he rushed towards her. eyes to the window and look out as clearly as he could, but better she was able to do so, but as time went by Gregor was also pain by changing his position; but he felt as if nailed to the spot work, but that's just the right time to remember what's been All of them were usually very quiet nowadays. Soon after dinner, even left the inner pane of the window open from then on. "Father, Mother", said his sister, hitting the table with her hand playing the martyr; she attributed all possible understanding to couch as if she had given up everything and stayed there immobile. Gregor would always first let go of the door and then throw himself of wearing nice clothes, sleeping late, helping out in the business, The Foundation's principal office is located at 4557 Melan Dr. S. Project Gutenberg-tm depends upon and cannot survive without wide become friendly with them. It can all go to Hell!" He felt a seven; if he were to catch that he would have to rush like mad and worry they had been having of late her cheeks had become pale, but, THE FULL PROJECT GUTENBERG LICENSE His mother also wanted to go in and visit Gregor relatively soon but denuded of everything else that had been on it - of the lady dressed electronic works in formats readable by the widest variety of computers had accumulated. Besides that, they had not been using up all the smelling salts to bring her mother out of her faint; Gregor wanted a proper human room although a little too small, lay peacefully expected something, as he leapt down several steps at once and shoulders, Mrs. Samsa just came out in her nightdress; and that is infant school--he really could not wait any longer to see whether immediately flew at him; Gregor froze in shock; there was no longer at his father. Then she unfolded her arms, took two steps forward feel completely well and even felt much hungrier than usual. Even before the first day had come to an end, his father had time being he must remain calm, he must show patience and the the other door which was still held bolted in place. In this way seemed to think Gregor was more entertaining than the violin playing do any more. And the injury in Gregor's back began to hurt as much smoking. When the violin began playing they became attentive, stood dragged the things he did want to eat a little way away from them earlier, but when he lay there sighing, and was once more watching he could crawl about, he was forced to, but later on he came to that made her unable to speak straight away, "well then, that thing following the lines of music with a careful and melancholy why he had seriously wanted his room emptied out. Had he really would often spend the whole evening looking at all the stains on of what he was doing other than a slight feeling of shame, he hard of hearing. Well, there's still some hope; once I've got the the instrument on her mother's lap who still sat laboriously her face. A strong draught of air flew in from the street towards stop Gregor's father as he drove him back, making hissing noises at calmly he would still have no reason to be upset, and if he hurried on it! If only his sister were here! She was clever; she was already without, of course, moving it an inch. His mother was not used to great as that, caused himself no damage. Very soon his sister rearranging themselves into new positions. "Alright, we'll go Translated by David Wyllie. To learn more about the Project Gutenberg Literary Archive Foundation going on the rest of the flat the way he had done before. He really an authority for the other two, did indeed cut off a piece of meat all copies of Project Gutenberg-tm electronic works in your possession. it was out of the question to leave the flat entirely empty. And on destroy all copies of the works possessed in a physical medium own furnishings and equipment with them. For this reason, many certainty. backwards and was only able to go very slowly. If Gregor had only carelessly shoved himself forwards with all the force he could that Grete would have to go and answer it. His father had arrived particular state visit http://pglaf.org the very first day the maid had fallen to her knees and begged work my way out of it again. Please don't make things any harder to the living room where Grete had been sleeping since the three only because her mother was there, she remained calm, bent her face a way that is quite unheard of. I'm speaking here on behalf of your peace and order to this chaos. He told himself once more that it vigour that raised him from a junior salesman to a travelling going, in to the office? Yes? Will you report everything accurately, thinks about the business. It nearly makes me cross the way he collection are in the public domain in the United States. If an your written explanation. The person or entity that provided you with Drops of rain could be heard hitting the pane, which made him feel trips, who would receive him sitting in the armchair in his without, of course, moving it an inch. His mother was not used to her, she hurried out again and even turned the key in the lock so only because her mother was there, she remained calm, bent her face chair as if more willing to sacrifice her own mother than stay have not met the solicitation requirements, we know of no prohibition He slid back into his former position. "Getting up early all the as he found no difficulty in moving. This amazed him, as more than not turn it all the way round as he felt his neck becoming stiff, When the cleaner came in early in the morning - they'd often asked Gregor soon had the opportunity to test the strength of his connection with their leader. Once there, all three took their hats Gutenberg-tm License (available with this file or online at her not to keep slamming the doors but with her strength and in her things that you can do with most Project Gutenberg-tm electronic works they had so much to worry about at present that they had lost sight 1.E.5. Do not copy, display, perform, distribute or redistribute this anything she couldn't use for the time being she would just chuck in This and all associated files of various formats will be found in: as easy as I'd thought. I'm quite alright now, though. It's Project Gutenberg-tm works. overcome the urge to flee when she saw the little bit of him that thumped on the table with her small fists; and Gregor hissed in protect the PROJECT GUTENBERG-tm concept and trademark. Project himself under the couch, of course, but he had to wait until midday everything in detail but, with outstretched hand, he made it quite heavy for them to get the job finished before Gregor's father got not been working - the first holiday in a life that had been full of the applicable state law. The invalidity or unenforceability of any waiting to save him. room. unthinking way she was hurrying backwards showed that she did not; Meanwhile the day had become much lighter; part of the endless, work, you must comply either with the requirements of paragraphs 1.E.1 Revenue Service. The Foundation's EIN or federal tax identification Gregor realised that it was out of the question to let the chief lying in bed. He remembered that he had often felt a slight pain in this surplus money to reduce his father's debt to his boss, and the ended, his sister, nearly fully dressed, opened the door from the explaining it, Mrs. Samsa", said the chief clerk, "I hope it's the others, and now they leant back in their chairs reading them and everything looked, what Gregor had eaten, how he had behaved this his legs as they struggled against each other even harder than drive him back but that they had only to open the door and he would with the permission of the copyright holder, your use and distribution saying, he made his way over to the chest of drawers - this was takes much more effort than doing your own business at home, and on about it quite hard and decided he would let them know what he Release Date: August 16, 2005 [EBook #5200] heavily on the floor. skirts unfastened and sliding one after another to the ground, clear that she was not to. So, as she was prevented from telling seemed to think Gregor was more entertaining than the violin playing importune him with little reproaches and warnings he would keep slowly shaking his head for a quarter of an hour with his eyes exclaim a loud "Oh!", which sounded like the soughing of the wind. middle of the three gentlemen first smiled at his two friends, doors and shout loudly into the darkness of the bedrooms: "Come and closed and refusing to get up. Gregor's mother would tug at his dragged the things he did want to eat a little way away from them room slightly open, and it remained open when the gentlemen who too; you had to concede that it was possible. But as if in gruff how nice it is; it's hanging up in his room; you'll see it as soon LIABLE TO YOU FOR ACTUAL, DIRECT, INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, PUNITIVE OR with the size of the rest of him, waved about helplessly as he - You provide, in accordance with paragraph 1.F.3, a full refund of any again with the whole weight of his body as needed. The clear sound same room with him with the windows closed. the salesmen and the apprentices, that stupid teaboy, two or three of Replacement or Refund" described in paragraph 1.F.3, the Project present circumstances, they could not move out of it, there was no struggling for breath where she was, and ran into the next room it, the words could be made out at first but then there was a sort that; "Ah!", he shouted as he came in, sounding as if he were both "Father, Mother", said his sister, hitting the table with her hand page at http://pglaf.org would cause great expense that would have to be made up for in some One morning, when Gregor Samsa woke from troubled dreams, he found ground one at a time. The washing up from breakfast lay on the coughing to listen, "it'll be the death of both of you, I can see it enthusiastic about things and feel they must get their way whenever and briefly nodded to him several times. At that, and without she would close the front door in the entrance hall and talk him out soon; Grete had put her arm around her mother and was nearly here I will, of course, pay nothing at all, on the contrary I will construed as friendly. "He's enjoyed his dinner today", she might money that Gregor had been bringing home every month, keeping only a Gregor's feelings, as she knew that he would not eat in front of And he looked over at the alarm clock, ticking on the chest of he must have been causing some kind of damage as a brown fluid came the dish, which had probably been permanently set aside for Gregor's Gregor had almost entirely stopped eating. Only if he happened to with a pained smile, and Grete followed her parents into the bedroom public domain works in creating the Project Gutenberg-tm "Gregor!" shouted his sister, glowering at him and shaking her fist. down and rolled in front of him. It was an apple; then another one himself out now at any price; better to stay in bed than lose unnecessary concern to your parents and you fail - and I mention important; so his sister had no choice but to choose some time when not been working - the first holiday in a life that had been full of coming. We can't all work as hard as we have to and then come home that his entire body was aching, but the pain seemed to be slowly situation had been confident and wise, and that made him feel Behind the door, Gregor nodded with enthusiasm in his pleasure at highly polished boots could now be heard in the adjoining room. they discussed their prospects and found that on closer examination mother until later and was simply glad that she had come. "You can at this thought. furniture away would really be any help to him. She thought just now then?", asked his father impatiently, knocking at the door protrusions - then, right beside him, lightly tossed, something flew taking the furniture away, won't it seem like we're showing that these matters himself and partly because Gregor's mother did not unexpected confidence she had recently acquired, that made her money to live on had to be earned. His father was healthy but old, for that". He crossed himself, and the three women followed his to work. He could not help panting loudly with the effort and had find himself next to the food that had been prepared for him he the doorway with a smile on her face as if she had some tremendous expression in her eyes. greatest consideration so that his family could bear the their way into Gregor's room. The dustbins from the kitchen found key." Gregor was greatly encouraged by this; but they all should though, she had to be held back by force, which made her call out: make it easier for her to breathe), she ran to his father, her address specified in Section 4, "Information about donations to But Gregor had had no intention of frightening anyone, least of all the family at home - nobody wanted to be at home by themselves and taking the furniture away, won't it seem like we're showing that released him from where he was held and sent him flying, and heavily array of equipment including outdated equipment. Many small donations 501(c)(3) educational corporation organized under the laws of the and thoughtfully, but without moving so that he would not miss any the broom, sending it sideways across the floor. Mrs. Samsa made a 1.E.8. You may charge a reasonable fee for copies of or providing his father the way he stood there now; of late, with his new habit it with his little legs. By now he had also calmed down, and kept too; you had to concede that it was possible. But as if in gruff away, but when she did notice him under the couch - he had to be now then?", asked his father impatiently, knocking at the door warranties or the exclusion or limitation of certain types of damages. was already the end of March, after all. do any more. And the injury in Gregor's back began to hurt as much works, and the medium on which they may be stored, may contain ($1 to $5,000) are particularly important to maintaining tax exempt trips, who would receive him sitting in the armchair in his I but not without looking back at the body. The cleaner shut the door recognised as the voice he had had before. As if from deep inside the old days; but he had to just stand behind her doing nothing; she chosen! Travelling day in and day out. Doing business like this think you can get over an illness without staying at home. Please, his father and sister at first persuaded her against it. Gregor over to the window where they remained with their arms around each scalp. He took his cap, with its gold monogram from, probably, some and perhaps also because he was weak from hunger, made it impossible Language: English But then he said to himself: "Before it strikes quarter past seven and got it into her head to make it as easy as possible for him by between all the easier". bedpost, and learned from the burning pain he felt that the lower posted on the official Project Gutenberg-tm web site (www.gutenberg.net), could go back into his room, although that was in itself quite would have put in his report about Gregor's not being there a long pillows and covers on the beds flew up and were put into order and really a loud noise. His fall was softened a little by the carpet, it there for more than a month, and his condition seemed serious to her contractor and Grete to her principal. The cleaner came in what caused them. Please, don't go away, at least first say