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1984 (Nineteen Eighty-Four) by Orwell
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posterity
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1984 (Nineteen Eighty-Four) by Orwell
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  • They were executed, and their fate was recorded in the Party histories, a warning to posterity.
  • You must stop imagining that posterity will vindicate you, Winston.
  • Posterity will never hear of you.

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  • we must secure the benefits of freedom for ourselves and our posterity
  • Well, to hear the Post tell it, we lynch ’cause for breakfast; the Journal doesn’t care; and the Times is so wrapped up in its duty to posterity it bores you to death.
    Harper Lee  --  Go Set a Watchman

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