Snowman lives in a world of isolation and hopelessness; be that as it may, the world Jimmy lived it was not similar to Snowman’s. Before a catastrophic epidemic broke out and annihilated the entire human race, the world was similar to the United States of America in 2014: children attended school, educators pushed students to understand math and sciences, and parents were wrapped up in their own desires. Obviously, the book is science-fiction, and not set in the present day, in fact that the citizens live in high security research compounds or in the...
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...ave money value, because then at least those who wanted to make a profit from you would make sure you were fed enough and not damaged too much. Also, there were many who had neither love nor money value, and having one of these things was better than having nothing. (Atwood 126)
It was better to be held in bondage and seen as an object of pleasure than to have nothing. Human trafficking is not a something that needs to continue. It will take time and effort to stop, but if all individuals put a fraction more into the prevention and extinction of sex slavery, never again would a child have to be alone in the world and have to continue to believe in a love that was never obtainable.
Atwood, Margaret. Oryx and Crake: A Novel. New York: Anchor, 2003. Print.
"Human Trafficking Facts & Stats." Force 4 Compassion. N.p., n.d. Web. 12 Mar. 2014.
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