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Oppression of Government
Bradbury uses this scene in the book to show the maltreatment of people by the government. They are not given a chance to express their opinions about what they think is right. It also shows that the government thinks that by avoiding an issue like war, it will just go away.
"If you don't want a man unhappy politically, don't give him two sides to a question to worry him; give him one. Better yet, give him none. Let him forget there is such a thing as war.
Illusion of a Perfect Society
In this part of the book, Montag is telling Mildred how she overdosed on her sleeping pills because she kept on forgetting that she had already taken them. Bradbury uses this to show that even though the society may seem perfect and Mildred may think she would never do something like that, it happens all the time.
"You took all the pills in your bottle last night."
"Oh, I wouldn't do that."
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