Summary

Nagg Wakes Up–Hamm's Monologue

Summary Nagg Wakes Up–Hamm's Monologue

Hamm's attachment to light—something he scoffed at previously, when Clov said he watched his light dying in the kitchen—shows his slight optimism, as light is a source of hope and life in the play. But Clov wants to deprive him of it (and other things, such as his dog), for reasons not yet fully known, except for their otherwise tense relationship.