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1  Syme's fate was not difficult to foresee.
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2  'A very inadequate substitute,' said Syme.
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3  There was something subtly wrong with Syme.
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4  As they halted he turned and faced Syme again.
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5  Syme was a philologist, a specialist in Newspeak.
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6  'It was a good hanging,' said Syme reminiscently.
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7  Syme, however, had divined what he was about to say.
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8  In an intellectual way, Syme was venomously orthodox.
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9  Winston and Syme pushed their trays beneath the grille.
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10  Unquestionably Syme will be vaporized, Winston thought again.
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11  It was his friend Syme, who worked in the Research Department.
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12  'There's a table over there, under that telescreen,' said Syme.
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13  So would anybody else, for that matter: but Syme more than most.
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14  Nevertheless Syme immediately detected a certain lack of enthusiasm.
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15  One of these days, thought Winston with sudden deep conviction, Syme will be vaporized.
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16  There is a word in Newspeak,' said Syme, 'I don't know whether you know it: DUCKSPEAK, to quack like a duck.
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17  Syme had fallen silent for a moment, and with the handle of his spoon was tracing patterns in the puddle of stew.
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18  Syme had produced a strip of paper on which there was a long column of words, and was studying it with an ink-pencil between his fingers.
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19  And yet it was a fact that if Syme grasped, even for three seconds, the nature of his, Winston's, secret opinions, he would betray him instantly to the Thought Police.
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20  He thought it with a kind of sadness, although well knowing that Syme despised him and slightly disliked him, and was fully capable of denouncing him as a thought-criminal if he saw any reason for doing so.
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