Gregor Samsa Sacrifice

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If it is true that what we value can only be determined by what we sacrifice, Gregor Samsa values his family. In the short story "The Metamorphosis", it is obvious that Gregor Samsa values his family, because of all of the sacrifices he makes for them. He puts his needs aside and does what is best for the family. He lives for them and does everything he can to make their lives good. He genuinely cares for the well being of his family and he will do anything for them. One example of Gregor making a sacrifice is his job. Gregor is the only member of the Samsa family with a job, so he must support the whole family. Gregor's father is in serious debt. In order to pay off his fathers debt, Gregor works for the company that his father owes money
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