"The year was 2080 and everyone was equal"(page 1 paragraph 1)
'"Harrasion Bergeron age fourteen'She said in a grackle sqwak'He has just escaped from jail where he was held on suspicion of plotting to over throw the government"'(page 3 paragraph 11).
"They were burdened with sashweights and bags of birdshot, and their faceswere masked, so that no one, seeing a free and graceful gesture or a prettyface, would feel like something the cat drug in"(page 1 paragraph 9)
"Harrison tore the straps of his handicap harness like wet tissue paper, torestraps guaranteed to support five thousand pounds"(page 4 paragraph 11)
"She fired twice, and theEmperor and the Empress were dead before they hit the floor"(page 5 paragraph 15)
'''You been crying' he said to Hazel.'Yup,' she said. 'What about?' he said.'I forget," she said. 'Something real sad on television.'''page 5 and 6)