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1984 (Nineteen Eighty-Four) by Orwell
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1984 (Nineteen Eighty-Four) by Orwell
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  • Their luck would hold indefinitely, and they would carry on their intrigue, just like this, for the remainder of their natural lives.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • They had confessed to intelligence with the enemy (at that date, too, the enemy was Eurasia), embezzlement of public funds, the murder of various trusted Party members, intrigues against the leadership of Big Brother which had started long before the Revolution happened, and acts of sabotage causing the death of hundreds of thousands of people.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: involved in intrigue
as in: she was intrigued
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