Worm Beck is a farm owner, a friend of Natan’s, and Agnes’s former employer. Agnes enjoyed working for Worm, who seems to be a good man, and who always gave them enough food. Natan sometimes leaves his homestead to go spend time at Worm’s farm, and it is there that he first meets Agnes.
Worm Beck Character Timeline in Burial Rites
The timeline below shows where the character Worm Beck appears in Burial Rites. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
...said she could marry whoever she wanted. Christmas came and went and Daníel returned to Worm’s farm. Sigga had become moody since her engagement, and seemed worried about what might happen... (full context)