The Metamorphosis

Where does monstrous vermin or bug appear in the text?

In chapter 1 , chapter 2 , or chapter 3 what page ?

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The following description of Gregor can be found in the very first line of the text. The words Monstrous, vermin, and bug are not included in the text.... the word insect is used instead.

AS GREGOR SAMSA awoke one morning from uneasy dreams he found himself transformed in his bed into a gigantic insect. He was lying on his hard, as it were armor-plated, back and when he lifted his head a little he could see his dome-like brown belly divided into stiff arched segments on top of which the bed quilt could hardly keep in position and was about to slide off completely. His numerous legs, which were pitifully thin compared to the rest of his bulk, waved helplessly before his eyes.


The Metamorphosis