w-The Machine Outline

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The Machine Outline A) The future? a. Everyone live in a small room, hexagonal in shape. a.i. No windows or lamps but is still lit a.ii. “buttons” for pretty much anything. b. Vashti didn’t want to look at her son face to face b.i. She didn’t want to travel to his home. b.ii. She was scared of the air-ships and tube railways c. Earth c.i. You couldn’t breathe the air c.ii. Needed permission to get out of the room to go to Earth B) The Machine and the Book a. Had instructions on every possible request. b. The machine seemed like it was replacing religion. C) The mending apparatus a. Kuno went to the surface without permission b. Threatened with homlesness c. He told his mother about his adventure to the surface
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Unformatted text preview: d. The latter and the rungs and the jump. leap of faith e. We created the Machine, to do our will, but we cannot make it do our will now. It was robbed us of the sense of space and of the sense of touch, it has blurred every human relation and narrowed down love to a carnal act, it has paralysed our bodies and our wills, and now it compels us to worship it. The Machine develops - but not on our lies. The Machine proceeds - but not to our goal. D) Homelessness a. Changes made a.i. Abolition of the respirator a.ii. Re-establishment of religion b. Men up on the surface of the Earth b.i. They are homeless now. b.ii. Everybody dies?...
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