In Psalm 116 we read: "Gracious is the Lord, and righteous; our God is merciful" (v. Psalm 86:15 1 Timothy 1:1217, jude. Justice is not only stern severity towards the guilty; it takes account of theRead more
Figures of Speech: 60 Ways to Turn a Phrase. Modern English is distinct from Middle English (spoken. London: Penguin Books, 2004. This mixture create truly dreamlike and bizarre effects in their prose. See discussion underRead more
This event is celebrated at Easter, while the birth of Jesus is celebrated at Christmas. Differences can include the texts of prayers, the frequency of prayer, the number of prayers recited at various religious eventsRead more
The British rifles were so fast and deadly that the Germans mistakenly believed they were facing British machine guns. There were eventually three major battles at Ypres ( click here to read a summary of theRead more
Nineteen eighty - four
imperative so that they might continue believing in the detestability of the opposing ideologies. The Commissar Vanishes: The Falsification of Photographs and Art in Stalin's Russia. Many of them live in apartments equipped with two-way telescreens so that they may be watched or listened to at any time. The object of power is power." Futurology edit In the book, Inner Party member O'Brien describes the Party's vision of the future: There will be no curiosity, no enjoyment of the process of life.
It was as though she had got into the texture of his skin. This was an idea that had literally never occurred to him. In a sense it told him nothing that was new, but that was part of the attraction. It is the same with the rats. Chapter 2 edit His heart leapt. Katharine Smith the emotionally indifferent wife whom Winston "can't get rid of". 30 In the year 1984, civilization has been damaged by war, civil conflict, and revolution.