The Happylife Home Symbol Timeline in The Veldt
The timeline below shows where the symbol The Happylife Home appears in The Veldt. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
...opens during a conversation between the Hadley parents, George and Lydia, in their thirty thousand-dollar Happylife Home . The futuristic Happylife Home fulfills their every need: it clothes them, feeds them, and... (full context)
The parents reach the nursery, the most expensive and sophisticated feature of the Happylife Home . Before their eyes, the blank walls of the nursery transform into a three-dimensional African... (full context)
...from a “Santa Claus” into a “Scrooge.” First he spoiled the children by purchasing the Happylife Home ; then he allowed them to become dependent on it. Now, he is functionally taking... (full context)
...and proceeds to go around the house turning off the other automated elements of the Happylife Home . The house becomes as silent as a cemetery. Peter, desperate, tells George that he... (full context)