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1984 (Nineteen Eighty-Four) by Orwell
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  • It struck him that the truly characteristic thing about modern life was not its cruelty and insecurity, but simply its bareness, its dinginess, its listlessness.

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  • he was listless and bored
  • reacted to the crisis with listless resignation

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