6. The question “Did you know that Bryant built his
shelves so they tilt?” (lines 65–66) helps establish that
the narrator is anxious because:

  • F. his coworkers have discovered his incompetence
    and have made it the subject of office humor.

  • G. his coworkers resent his having a corner office and
    punish him with their biting humor.

  • H. he fears his incompetence is so glaring it will
    make him the object of ridicule among coworkers.

  • J. the tilting bookshelves remind him that, like his
    grandfather, he cannot hide his mistakes