What is the meaning of waking dream wish Fulfilment in the story?
Explanation: waking dream wish fulfilment means in our reality we may see something that is not there but it is what we wish to see and want to happen.
What is waking dream wish fulfillment with reference to the third level?
“Waking-dream wish fulfillment.” = a pleasant wish that makes you forget about the present.
What is walking dream with fulfillment?
By the phrase “walking dream fulfillment the Sam wanted to convey the ease by which the author lived his dream. According to the psychiatrist, everyone has the general urge to pause the chaos in the surroundings.
What according to Charley is Sam suffering from?
He was suffering from Waking dream wish fulfilment
The Grand Central Station subway, which took commuters to Galesburg, on the third level was believed to have an existence. For Charley, the station’s third level provided a respite from the harsh realities of everyday life.
What does the third level symbolize?
The third level refers to the subway of the Grand Central Station that takes passengers to Galesburg, Illinois. The third level on the station was a medium of escape for Charley, the narrator from the harsh realities of modern life. It provided him a base where he could interweave fantasy and reality.
How did Sam reach Galesburg?
He became exceedingly interested in it. So, he made all the preparations and began finding the third level at New York Central Railway Station. He bought plenty of old currency notes from a coin dealer. Finally he found the third level and reached Galesburg where he started business of hay, feed and grain.
What did Charlie’s friend and doctor say about third level?
Ans:- When Charley told his psychiatrist friend, Sam, about the third level, he explained it was a waking dream, a wish-fulfillment. He said that Charley was unhappy. This infuriated his wife. But Sam explained that in the modern world, people were insecure, afraid, and anxious.
What is a waking dream?
Hypnagogic hallucinations, also sometimes referred to as waking dreams, are a type of hallucination1 that occurs as a person is drifting off to sleep2. In general, hallucinations involve seeing, hearing, feeling, or smelling something that isn’t actually present.
Who was Sam in the third level?
Answer: Sam was a psychiatrist. He was also a friend of Charley. When Charley fantasied about the Third Level at Grand Central Station, he visited Sam for consultation.
What did the narrator see unusual at the third level?
‘ At the Third Level, one can see flickering gas lights, spittoons, beards, side bums and fancy mustaches of 1894.