By George Orwell, Amélie Audiberti
**THIS IS A FRENCH TRANSLATION OF THE ENGLISH NOVEL**
Nineteen 84, by way of George Orwell - Akasha Classics, AkashaPublishing.Com - It used to be a brilliant chilly day in April, and the clocks have been outstanding 13. Winston Smith, his chin nuzzled into his breast on the way to break out the vile wind, slipped quick during the glass doorways of Victory Mansions, even though no longer quick adequate to avoid a swirl of gritty dirt from coming into in addition to him. The hallway smelt of boiled cabbage and outdated rag mats. At one finish of it a colored poster, too huge for indoor demonstrate, were tacked to the wall. It depicted suggest a massive face, greater than a metre huge: the face of a guy of approximately forty-five, with a heavy black moustache and ruggedly good-looking positive aspects. Winston made for the steps. It was once little need attempting the elevate. Even on the better of occasions it was once seldom operating, and at this time the electrical present used to be bring to an end in the course of sunlight hours. It was once a part of the financial system force in education for Hate Week. The flat used to be seven flights up, and Winston, who used to be thirty-nine and had a varicose ulcer above his correct ankle, went slowly, resting numerous occasions at the method. On every one touchdown, contrary the lift-shaft, the poster with the big face gazed from the wall. It used to be a kind of photographs that are so contrived that the eyes stick with you approximately should you movement. significant BROTHER IS staring at YOU, the caption underneath it ran.
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One school claimed that they were retrograde human mutations, another theory was that they were a kind of advanced monkey. A third faction argued that they were a totally separate species. Certainly they looked like some intermediate stage between man and ape, with their stooped gait, long arms, low foreheads and coarse, reddish brown body hair. They were stupid, there was no denying that, but it was a placid, amiable stupidity. Despite this, there was still a particular type of individual who took an unpleasant delight in tormenting the boohooms.
Again it was the wrong remark. R'Ayla didn't answer. When the silence had continued for some minutes, Phaid knew he ought to do something to restore the previous friendly atmosphere. With only a single covert glance at Clo-e the android, he moved closer to R'Ayla and put his arm around her. She didn't respond. She still appeared to be lost in her own thoughts. Suddenly she turned her head and looked at him. ' Phaid held her closer to him. 'How should I know? I'm a gambler. I think about now, not what has happened or what's going to happen.
Henk fancied himself as a bigtime gambler, but, in Phaid's opinion, he simply didn't have the touch. The best he could ever be was a third-rate cardsharp, no matter how many delusions of grandeur he carried around with him. Henk scuttled into the fountain, carefully looking around as though he expected someone to be following him. Despite all his caution, however, he failed to spot Phaid sitting in the shadows. He went up to one of the waiters and started talking to him in a low voice. Whatever Henk was saying, it didn't make the waiter too happy.
1984 by George Orwell, Amélie Audiberti