Unformatted text preview: heads, and even then they feel like “the eyes” are always watching them. Despite the Gilead regime's success at controlling everyone, the book demonstrates that even if a huge amount of power is taken from people, they will still find a way to have control over themselves and other individuals. Offred even manipulates her sexuality in the littlest ways, knowing and using the fact that she does still have power even if it is just because she is a woman....
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