Sometimes people writing a book get trapped inside the first three chapters.
The beginning of the book is setting the stage for the reader. The story needs to take off, and the characters need their own world.
Just jump in, and don't get lost inside. Turn the page. Step back.
I didn't stick around to see what happened to the little bug. But I hope—instead of being overwhelmed, he took it all in perspective and found what he was looking for.