She had an idea that the sight of her in a grey gown of devotional cut, with her famous lashes drooped above a prayer-book, would put the finishing touch to Mr. Gryce’s subjugation, and render inevitable a certain incident which she had resolved should form a part of the walk they were to take together after luncheon.
But gradually the sense of complete subjugation came over her, and she wondered languidly what had made her feel so uneasy and excited.
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The essay discusses that era’s subjugation of women in a male-dominated world.
The Taliban wants total subjugation to their religious law.