In "Brave New World" what do characters close to John learn about themselves as a result of his presence?
Bernard, who, in the first part of the book, fancied himself as completely anti-social, and disgusted with the people and society around him, discoverse that he actually just hated being an outsider, and actually craved the approval of his society and peers. Before meeting John, Bernard sought out solitude, was bitter about life and his society, and wished that things were different. However, after he brings John "the Savage" back with him, he is all of a sudden the popular guy, the guy to be seen with, and experiences a spike of adoration and fame. The novel states,
"Success went fizzily to Bernard's head, and in the process...
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