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1984

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Diary

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What is the overall reason that Winston begins writing in the diary?

A

Winston is a rebel and wishes to go against the Party and their rules, thus writing in a journal that is deemed unacceptable.

B

Winston wants to be sure his memories are not fictitious but real.

C

Winston wants to have proof that both he and O'Brien had feelings of hatred and disgust for the Party.

D

Winston feels the need to pour out his thoughts in a stream of consciousness onto paper to solidify his beliefs that his thoughts are real.

E

Winston is an aspiring author and, though it's against the Party policies, he secretly works on his novel.