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The Veldt

The Veldt

by Ray Bradbury

Lydia Hadley Timeline and Summary

  • Lydia is nervous about the nursery and tells husband George.
  • Oh, and she's frightened by lions in the nursery.
  • Mama wants to turn off the house and do the chores at home.
  • But then she convinces George to turn the nursery on just one last time.
  • Finally, Lydia is eaten by lions. We think.
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