A Personal Utopia:
An Analysis of a Key Passage in Brave New World
The key passage of Aldous Huxley’s Brace New World takes place after John has been arrested and is a conversation with Mond. When John and Mond speak of ideal societies, a major part of Brave New World, the aspect of human nature which makes us search continuously for our personal Utopia, becomes apparent. In Mond’s study, the sacrifices each character
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and he recognizes the oppurtunity of being exiled to the Falkands.
The dialogue between John and Mond is is the passage where many ideas are combined to create a better view on human nature. Through connecting the sacrifices each character does or does not make, you can see that it is human nature to search for the best of all possible worlds. You find that you must sacrifice things in order to obtain a reward.