Destruction Of Winston In George Orwell's 1984

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Oceania one of three power countries is controlled by a political party, led by Big Brother. The Party controls their members everyday lives. They are always watching. One member’s name is Winston, a middle aged man of poor health. Winston is set apart from society with his rebellious thinking. In Oceania, rebellion and thought against the party leads to death. This is the plot of George Orwell’s 1984. George commits a various amount of bold treasonous acts. Along with these acts a question arises. Is Winston responsible for his own destruction? Most certainly Winston is at fault for his own demise.
The first of Winston’s acts that leads to his demise is interacting with Julia. Julia works in the ministry of truth like Winston. Winston had been noticing that she had been following him
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There was a snap as though a catch had been turned back, and a crash of breaking glass. The picture had fallen to the floor uncovering the telescreen behind it.
This is at the point where Winston’s world unravels around his feet. His is brought in by the thought police and from there his life is over. This all happened because of his inability to follow his own rules. Rule one being to visit Charrington 's shop again and rule two being taking Julia to the same spot more than once. After analyzing the mistakes that Winston has made starting with the notebook and then the progression up to Julia. In a society like this where even thought against the government is crime his rash actions had no other result than failure. With this background knowledge it is safe to say that Winston did lead himself to his own destruction. His inability to follow his own rational combined with his passion for rebellion and for Julia led him down the path of no return. After taking a look at the whole book Winston had set himself up for demise from the very
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