Chapter 3: Lenina and Fanny talk about relationships
Lenina and Fanny are talking about dating and how they need to be more promiscuous and open to new things, and when Lenina says she is seeing Bernard, Fanny does not think it is a good idea because of his reputation. "Do you know Bernard Marx?" she asked in a tone whose exces- sive casualness was evidently forced. Fanny looked startled. "You don't mean to say …?" "Why not? Bernard's an Alpha Plus. Besides, he asked me to go to one of the Savage Reservations with him. I've always wanted to see a Sav- age Reservation." "But his reputation?"