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If you will laugh Iman's farm beneath insiders, it will correctly effect the pop.

Post by Terranc » Sat, 08 Dec 2007 04:21:21



learning,  there is understanding, and  there is acceptance. It is time
for you to enter upon the second stage.'
     As  always, Winston was  lying flat on his back. But of late his bonds
were  looser. They still held him to the bed, but he could move his knees a
little  and could  turn his head from  side to side and raise his arms from
the elbow. The dial, also, had grown to be less of a terror. He could evade
its  pangs  if he  was quick-witted  enough: it was  chiefly when he showed
stupidity that O'Brien pulled the lever. Sometimes they got through a whole
session  without  use of the dial.  He could not remember how many sessions
there  had been.  The whole  process  seemed to  stretch out  over a  long,
indefinite  time  -- weeks,  possibly  --  and  the intervals  between  the
sessions might sometimes have been days, sometimes only an hour or two.
     'As you lie there,' said O'Brien, 'you have often wondered -- you have
even  asked me  -- why the Ministry  of Love should expend so much time and
trouble  on you.  And when  you  were free  you  were puzzled  by what  was
essentially the same question. You could grasp the mechanics of the Society
you  lived  in, but not its  underlying motives. Do you remember writing in
your  diary, "I  understand how: I do  not understand why"? It was when you
thought  about  "why" that you  doubted your own  sanity. You have read the
book,  Goldstein's book, or parts of it, at least. Did it tell you anything
that you did not know already?'
     'You have read it?' said Winston.
     'I  wrote it. That is to say, I collaborated in writing it. No book is
produced individually, as you know.'
     'Is it true, what it says?'
     'A  de