32% done with The Trial

I loathe to read anything Freudian into, well, anything, however, the sexual imagery of the photo in the law book, Joseph kissing his neighbor on the mouth, and the student with the clerk’s wife … there is at least the idea of exposure and rape being toyed with here.

His guards seem more like modern prisoners whose only lot is to remain slaves to the powers that be even though there is nobody in charge anyway.