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The handmaids are required to beat and attack the man. The display of aggression towards this man is the women letting out their frustration at their Commanders who routinely rape them. This also relates to the fact that women who commit violent crimes, are almost always committing them toward a significant other or husband5. The pent-up frustration from being treated as a second-class citizen is expressed through violence. Atwood’s novel details this perfectly by having this scene be towards the end of the novel as a result of the abuse and degradation the women experienced throughout the
1. Violence Orwell frequently, in his novel 1984, expounds upon that the violence present negatively enhances the corruption in the government. He supports the claim through episodes of Hate promoted by the government among the people. The Two Minute Hate and Hate Week cause “uncontrollable exclamations of rage… breaking out from half the people” (Orwell 1984 13). Orwell writes, “a hideous ecstasy of fear and vindictiveness, a desire to kill, to torture, to smash faces in with a sledgehammer, seemed to flow through the whole group of people” (1984 15).
The police then set up a perimeter around the house, but this effort took up a lot of precious time (Sheehy). During said time, Komisarjevsky sexually assaulted Michaela, only 11. Komisarjevsky then persuaded Hayes to rape Jennifer because “he could not be the only one doing the dirty work” (TFSMD). Meanwhile, an unrecognizable William had escaped from the basement and fled to a neighbor’s home. William’s escape, as well as the sight of an unmarked police car, infuriated Hayes and he “snapped”, strangling Jennifer to death and dousing her lifeless body, as well as the rooms holding the two daughters, with gasoline (Sifler).
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