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1  A tinny music trickled from the telescreens.
Nineteen Eighty-Four By George Orwell
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2  There were telescreens all round the pediment.
Nineteen Eighty-Four By George Orwell
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3  There were four telescreens, one in each wall.
Nineteen Eighty-Four By George Orwell
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4  A tinny music was trickling from the telescreens.
Nineteen Eighty-Four By George Orwell
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5  There was nobody else in the street, and no telescreens.
Nineteen Eighty-Four By George Orwell
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6  The great majority of proles did not even have telescreens in their homes.
Nineteen Eighty-Four By George Orwell
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7  And then, for perhaps half a minute in all, something happened to the telescreens.
Nineteen Eighty-Four By George Orwell
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8  There was no place where you could be more certain that the telescreens were watched continuously.
Nineteen Eighty-Four By George Orwell
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9  Life, if you looked about you, bore no resemblance not only to the lies that streamed out of the telescreens, but even to the ideals that the Party was trying to achieve.
Nineteen Eighty-Four By George Orwell
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10  There were no telescreens, of course, but there was always the danger of concealed microphones by which your voice might be picked up and recognized; besides, it was not easy to make a journey by yourself without attracting attention.
Nineteen Eighty-Four By George Orwell
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11  And in spite of the endless slaughters reported in the Press and on the telescreens, the desperate battles of earlier wars, in which hundreds of thousands or even millions of men were often killed in a few weeks, have never been repeated.
Nineteen Eighty-Four By George Orwell
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12  If he could get her at a table by herself, somewhere in the middle of the room, not too near the telescreens, and with a sufficient buzz of conversation all round--if these conditions endured for, say, thirty seconds, it might be possible to exchange a few words.
Nineteen Eighty-Four By George Orwell
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13  So, one evening every week, Winston spent four hours of paralysing boredom, screwing together small bits of metal which were probably parts of bomb fuses, in a draughty, ill-lit workshop where the knocking of hammers mingled drearily with the music of the telescreens.
Nineteen Eighty-Four By George Orwell
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14  Day and night the telescreens bruised your ears with statistics proving that people today had more food, more clothes, better houses, better recreations--that they lived longer, worked shorter hours, were bigger, healthier, stronger, happier, more intelligent, better educated, than the people of fifty years ago.
Nineteen Eighty-Four By George Orwell
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