START: O’BRIEN: I...

1984

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Basics

Show
Show Type
Genders
  • : 0
  • : 2
Age Ranges
  • Adult
Style
Period
Time/Place
Room 101. The near, dystopian future.
Act/Scene
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Scene Context

Winston has been betrayed and caught by agents of Big Brother. Now, he’s being

Scene Text

START: O’BRIEN: If you have any questions, you may ask them.

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WINSTON: Any questions I like?

The torturers have gone. Winston is safe from pain.

WINSTON: Is it —

O’BRIEN: Switched off.

[... … …]

END: O’BRIEN:Where do you think you are?

WINSTON: I think…

I think this is Room 101.

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O’BRIEN: And what’s in Room 101?

WINSTON: The thing that’s in Room 101 is the worst thing in the world.

Icke, Robert and Macmillan, Duncan, 1984, Oberon Books Ltd, 2013, pp. 107-111.