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Thor's Hammer and the Handmaid's Tale

Posted by Lauren on August 19, 2011 at 6:00 PM Comments comments (2)

In Margaret Atwood’s novel, The Handmaid’s Tale, the lead character, Offred, recalls her mother saying in the times before Gilead, when the United States was yet to be overthrown by religious zealots:

 

“...it is truly amazing, what people can get used to, as long as there are a few compensations.”

 

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