Chapter one begins with the director giving students a tour of the hatchery. The students and director are alphas so they wear the color grey. The director shows the students where babies are in test tubes.
Salvage Reservation (Chapter Seven)
These babies are Deltas so they have on the color khaki. They are going through the process of Neo-Pavlovian Conditioning. The babies are shocked when they touch the flowers and books so they will not want them anymore.
In chapter three, Lenina tells Benard that she accepts his invitation to the salvage reservation. Other co-workers were around. Benard becomes embarrassed because he feels they should discuss it alone.
Shock (Chapter Thirteen)
The savages hold a religious ceremony on a deck of stone. The savages dance with snakes while the boy being sacrificed walks in a circle being whipped until he falls to the ground.
Benard visits a school in London. He is in shock when he sees that the students are laughing at scenes of Christians beating themselves. The students do nothing but laugh.
Henry Foster invites Lenina to a feely. Lenina says no and Henry immediately wants to know who Lenina will be with instead. Henry is very curious.