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Prove Winston's fatalism leading to his downfall
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Winston engages in unauthorized activities, all the while knowing that he will most likely be caught. He keeps a diary in order to record events as he experiences them, even though he is very likely to get caught by the Thought Police. Similarly, he rents the room above a junk shop to use as a love nest with Julia despite the obvious risks. Finally, Winston trusts O’Brien, not suspecting that he is a loyal member of the Inner Party who is trying to entrap him. Winston's attitude of "whatever happens, happens" is evident in the chances he takes.
Posted by renelane on October 22, 2007 at 8:02 AM (Answer #1)
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