My 16 year old daughter told her Bishop who made that comment, that she thought her dad was great just the way he was.
She will probably feel persecuted and attacked if you try.
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Having made it illegal for women to hold jobs, Gilead creates a system of titles. Whereas men are defined by their military rank, women are defined solely by their gender roles as Wives, Handmaids, or Marthas. Stripping them of permanent individual names strips them of their tale, or tries to.
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The physical affection and companionship become compensation that make the restrictions almost bearable. Offred seems suddenly so content that she does not say yes when Ofglen asks her to gather information about the Commander.
While a woman like Serena Joy has no power in the world of men, she exercises authority within her own household and seems to delight violencw her tyranny over Offred.
She jealously guards what little power she has and wields it eagerly.